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Matteo Renzi (Italian pronunciation: [matˈtɛo ˈrɛntsi]; born 11 January 1975) is an Italian politician. He is the 56th and current Prime Minister of Italy. He became Prime Minister on 22 February 2014.[1][2][3][4] Before, he was the President of Florence Province from 2004 to 2009 and the Mayor of Florence from 2009 to 2014. He resigned on 5 December 2016.


Matteo Renzi
Matteo Renzi 2015.jpeg
56th Prime Minister of Italy
In office
22 February 2014 – 12 December 2016
PresidentGiorgio Napolitano
Sergio Mattarella
Preceded byEnrico Letta
Succeeded byPaolo Gentiloni
Secretary of the Democratic Party
In office
7 May 2017 – 12 March 2018
DeputyMaurizio Martina
Preceded byMatteo Orfini (Acting)
Succeeded byMaurizio Martina
In office
15 December 2013 – 19 February 2017
DeputyLorenzo Guerini
Debora Serracchiani
Preceded byGuglielmo Epifani
Succeeded byMatteo Orfini (Acting)
Member of the Senate of the Republic
Assumed office
23 March 2018
ConstituencyFlorence
Mayor of Florence
In office
22 June 2009 – 24 March 2014
Preceded byLeonardo Domenici
Succeeded byDario Nardella
President of the Province of Florence
In office
14 June 2004 – 22 June 2009
Preceded byMichele Gesualdi
Succeeded byAndrea Barducci
Personal details
Born (1975-01-11) 11 January 1975 (age 44)
Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Political partyPeople's Party (1996–2002)
The Daisy (2002–2007)
Democratic Party (2007–present)
Spouse(s)
Agnese Landini (m. 1999)
Children3
Alma materUniversity of Florence
Signature
WebsiteOfficial website

ReferencesEdit

  1. City of Florence
  2. "Elezioni Comunali Turno di ballottaggio 21–22 giugno 2009" (in Italian). Comune di Firenze. 2009. Retrieved 22 February 2014.
  3. Roe, Alex. "Matteo Renzi takes Florence". Retrieved 25 June 2009.
  4. "Italy to swear in new Prime Minister Matteo Renzi". BBC News. 22 February 2014. Retrieved 22 February 2014.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Matteo Renzi at Wikimedia Commons