Giovanni Spadolini

45th Prime Minister of Italy (1925-1994)

Giovanni Spadolini (21 June 1925 – 4 August 1994) was a Republican Italian politician. He was the 44th Prime Minister of Italy from 1981 through 1982 and the acting President of Italy in 1992.[1]

Giovanni Spadolini
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President of Italy
(Acting)
In office
28 April 1992 – 28 May 1992
Prime MinisterGiulio Andreotti
Preceded byFrancesco Cossiga
Succeeded byOscar Luigi Scalfaro
44th Prime Minister of Italy
In office
28 June 1981 – 1 December 1982
PresidentAlessandro Pertini
Preceded byArnaldo Forlani
Succeeded byAmintore Fanfani
President of the Italian Senate
In office
2 July 1987 – 14 April 1994
Preceded byGiovanni Francesco Malagodi
Succeeded byCarlo Scognamiglio Pasini
Minister of Defence
In office
4 August 1983 – 17 April 1987
Prime MinisterBettino Craxi
Preceded byLelio Lagorio
Succeeded byRemo Gaspari
Minister of Public Education
In office
20 March 1979 – 4 August 1979
Prime MinisterGiulio Andreotti
Preceded byMario Pedini
Succeeded bySalvatore Valitutti
Minister of Culture
In office
23 November 1974 – 12 February 1976
Prime MinisterAldo Moro
Preceded byNone
Succeeded byMario Pedini
Personal details
Born(1925-06-21)21 June 1925
Florence, Tuscany, Kingdom of Italy
Died4 August 1994(1994-08-04) (aged 69)
Rome, Lazio, Italy
NationalityItalian
Political partyRepublican Fascist Party
(1943–1945)
Italian Republican Party
(1959-1994)
Alma materUniversity of Florence
ProfessionTeacher, journalist, historian

ReferencesEdit

  1. Spadolini, Giovanni (January 15, 1944). "Responsabilità".