Massimo D'Alema, Italian government official, former Prime Minister of Italy.
D'Alema, Massimo was born on April 20, 1949 in Rome.
Student, University Pisa.
National secretary Youth Federation Italian Communists, Genoa, 1975-1983. Regional secretary Italian Communist Party, Puglia, 1983-1989. Director newspaper l'Unita, 1988-1990.
Political coordinator Democrats of the Left, 1989-1992, president of deputies, 1992-1994, national secretary, 1994, president, 2000. Member parliament Government Italy, since 1987, president parliamentary commission for constitutional reform, 1997-1998, prime minister, 1998—2000, deputy premier, minister foreign affairs, 2006—2008. Member European Parliament, since 2004.
Contributor articles to professional journals.
Married Linda Giuva; children: Giulia, Francesco.