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Famous Politicians from Italy

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List of famous politicians from Italy, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list of popular Italian politicians includes members of the government who are either active or inactive, some of who might even now be dead. These are some of the most well-known Italian politicians of all time, so if you're a native of Italy and want to work for your country then these are the people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular politician from Italy, then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

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Achille Occhetto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 83
Achille Occhetto, is an Italian political figure. He served as the last secretary-general of the Italian Communist Party between 1988 and 1991, and the first leader of the Democratic Party of ...more
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Agostino Depretis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Agostino Depretis Dec. at 74 (1813-1887)
Agostino Depretis was an Italian statesman. He was the Prime Minister of Italy from March 25, 1876 – March 24, 1878, December 19, 1878 – July 14, 1879, and May 29, 1881 – July 29, 1887.
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Alberto della Marmora is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Alberto della Marmora Dec. at 74 (1789-1863)
Alberto Ferrero La Marmora was an Italian soldier and naturalist. He was elder brother to Alessandro Ferrero La Marmora, soldier and founder the of Bersaglieri, and to Alfonso Ferrero La ...more
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Alberto Moravia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 83 (1907-1990)
Alberto Moravia, born Alberto Pincherle, was an Italian novelist and journalist. His novels explored matters of modern sexuality, social alienation, and existentialism. Moravia is best known for ...more
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Aldo Moro is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 62 (1916-1978)
Aldo Romeo Luigi Moro was an Italian Christian Democratic politician and the 38th Prime Minister of Italy, from 1963 to 1968, and then from 1974 to 1976. He was one of Italy's longest-serving ...more
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Alessandra Mussolini is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 57
Alessandra Mussolini is an Italian politician, the granddaughter of Benito Mussolini, and previously an actress and model. She is since 2013 a member of the Italian Senate, elected for The ...more
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Alessandro Barbaro is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 70 (1769-1839)
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Alessandro Gavazzi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Alessandro Gavazzi Dec. at 80 (1809-1889)
Alessandro Gavazzi was an Italian preacher and patriot. He at first became a monk, and attached himself to the Barnabites at Naples, where he afterwards acted as professor of rhetoric.
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Alessandro Natta is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 83 (1918-2001)
Alessandro Natta, was an Italian politician and secretary of the Italian Communist Party from 1984 to 1988.
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Alexander Langer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Alexander Langer Dec. at 49 (1946-1995)
Alexander Langer was a journalist, peace activist, politician, translator, and teacher.
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Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora Dec. at 74 (1804-1878)
Alfonso Ferrero, Cavaliere La Màrmora was an Italian general and statesman. His brother Alessandro La Marmora founded the branch of the Italian army now called the Bersaglieri, while his ...more
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Alfonso Pecoraro Scanio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 60
Alfonso Pecoraro Scanio, is an Italian politician, lawyer and journalist. He served as Minister of Agriculture in the second cabinet of Giuliano Amato and as Minister of Environment in the ...more
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Alfredo Antoniozzi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Alfredo Antoniozzi age 63
Alfredo Antoniozzi is an Italian politician and Member of the European Parliament for Central with the Forza Italia, part of the European People's Party and sits on the European Parliament's ...more
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Altiero Spinelli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 79 (1907-1986)
Altiero Spinelli was an Italian political theorist and a European federalist. Spinelli is referred to as one of the Founding fathers of the European Union due to his co-authorship of the ...more
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Amadeo Bordiga is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 81 (1889-1970)
Amadeo Bordiga was an Italian Marxist, a contributor to Communist theory, the founder of the Communist Party of Italy, a leader of the Communist International and, after World War II, a leading ...more
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Amintore Fanfani is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 91 (1908-1999)
Amintore Fanfani was an Italian politician and former Prime Minister of Italy. He was one of the best-known Italian politicians after the Second World War, and a historical figure of the ...more
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Amleto Giovanni Cicognani is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Amleto Giovanni Cicognani Dec. at 90 (1883-1973)
Amleto Giovanni Cicognani was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Vatican Secretary of State from 1961 to 1969, and Dean of the College of Cardinals from 1972 until ...more
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Andreas Khol is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 78
Andreas Khol is an Austrian politician of the center-conservative Austrian People's Party, President of the National Council from 2002 to 2006. Andreas Khol was raised in the town of Sterzing in ...more
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Andrew Napolitano is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 69
Andrew P. Napolitano is the Senior Judicial Analyst for Fox News Channel, commenting on legal news and trials, and is a syndicated columnist whose work appears in numerous publications, such as ...more
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Angela Maraventano is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Angela Maraventano age 55
Angela Maraventano is an Italian politician, senator of Northern League elected in Emilia-Romagna during the election of 2008. She was deputy-mayor of Lampedusa from May 2007 to January 2009.
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Angelino Alfano is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Angelino Alfano age 49
Angelino Alfano is an Italian politician who has served in the government of Italy as Minister of the Interior since 28 April 2013. He was also Deputy Prime Minister of Italy from 2013 to 2014, ...more
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Anna Finocchiaro is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 64
Anna Finocchiaro Fidelbo is an Italian politician. She is the Democratic Party's leader in the Senate. She served as Minister for Equal Opportunities in the cabinet of Romano Prodi from
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Anna Maria Corazza Bildt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
age 56
Anna Maria Corazza Bildt is an Italian-Swedish politician of the Moderate Party. In 1998, she married Carl Bildt, former Prime Minister of Sweden, former leader of the Swedish Moderate Party and ...more
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Antonino Caponnetto is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Antonino Caponnetto Dec. at 82 (1920-2002)
Antonino Caponnetto was an Italian Antimafia magistrate. Caponnetto was born in Caltanissetta. His career began in 1954 in Florence, but he became famous only in 1983, after Rocco Chinnici's ...more
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Antonio Carlo Napoleone Gallen... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Politicians from Italy
Dec. at 85 (1810-1895)
Antonio Carlo Napoleone Gallenga was an Italian author and patriot.