The presence of Dominicans in Italy dates back after 1990s and most of them were married to Italian citizens.
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In 2014 in Italy there are 28,804 regular immigrants from Dominican Republic. In 2006 there were 17,892. The three cities with most number of Dominicans are: La Spezia, Rome and Milan.Denny Méndez (1978), actress and model, Miss Italy who participated in Miss Universe 1997