Pietro Ingrao

Italian politician (1915-2015)

Pietro Ingrao (March 30, 1915 – September 27, 2015) was an Italian politician, journalist and former partisan. He had been, for many years, a senior figure in the Italian Communist Party (PCI).[1] He served as President of the Chamber of Deputies from June 5, 1976 to July 19, 1979.

Pietro Ingrao
President of the Chamber of Deputies
In office
June 5, 1976 – July 19, 1979
Preceded byAlessandro Pertini
Succeeded byLeonilde Iotti
Personal details
Born(1915-03-30)March 30, 1915
Lenola, Italy
Died September 27, 2015(2015-09-27) (aged 100)
Rome, Italy
Political partyItalian Communist Party

Ingrao was born in Lenola, Italy. He died on September 27, 2015 at the age of 100 in Rome.[2]


  1. Ajello, At (September 14, 2004). "Pietro Ingrao "I miei errori"". La Repubblica (in Italian). Retrieved 2 June 2012.
  2. Addio a Pietro Ingrao, morto a Roma lo storico dirigente del Pci, La Repubblica, 27 September 2015.

Further readingEdit

  • Galdo, Antonio (2004). Pietro Ingrao. Il compagno disarmato. Milan: Sperling & Kupfer,. ISBN 88-200-3732-7.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Pietro Ingrao at Wikimedia Commons

Political offices
Preceded by
Alessandro Pertini
President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies
Succeeded by
Nilde Iotti