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Walter Veltroni

Walter Veltroni, former mayor, former Italian government official.

Background

  • Veltroni, Walter was born on July 3, 1955 in Rome.

  • Career

    • Member FGCI (Young Communists Federation), 1970, member secretariat, 1973, provincial secretary Rome, member national steering committee, 1975. Member Italian Communist Party, 1976. Town councillor Rome, 1976-1981.

      Head propaganda Italian Communist Party, 1977, member central steering committee, 1983, head mass communications section, 1983, head propaganda and information commission, 1987. Member parliament Government Italy, since 1987. Member culture, science & education commission, bicameral parliamentary supervisory commission radio & television science Chamber Deputies, 1987.

      Member, head mass media department Democratic Party of Left, 1991, deputy, 1992. Member culture, science & education commission Chamber Deputies, since 1992. Vice president council of ministers, minister of culture Government Italy, 1996—1999.

      Member European Parliament, 1999—2001. Mayor City of Rome, 2001—2008.

    Works

    • Author: The Payment Card Industry and the Youth Issue, 1977, Ten Years After 1968: Interview with Achille Occhetto, 1978, The Dream of the Sixties, 1981, Football is a Lovable Science, 1982, Berlusconi and I and the Rain, 1990, The Broken Dream, 1993, The Interrupted Challenge, 1994, Certain Little Loves, 1994, Certain Little Loves 2, 1997, The Beautiful Politics, 1995, To Govern From the Left, 1997. Editor-in-chief L'Unita, 1992-1996.

    Connections

    • Married; children: Martina, Vittoria.
    • children: Martina Veltroni
    • Vittoria Veltroni
    Walter Veltroni
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    Born July 3, 1955
    (age 61)
    Ethnicity:
    • 1976
      member, Italian Communist Party
    • 1976 - 1981
      town councillor Rome
    • 1987
      member, parliament Government Italy
    • 1987
      member, culture
    • 1991
      member, mass media department Democratic Party of Left
      Deputy, Indiana, United States
    • 1991
      head, mass media department Democratic Party of Left
      Deputy, Indiana, United States
    • 1992
      member, mass media department Democratic Party of Left
      Deputy, Indiana, United States
    • 1992
      head, mass media department Democratic Party of Left
      Deputy, Indiana, United States
    • 1992
      member, culture
    • 1996 - 1999
      vice president, council of ministers
    • 1999 - 2001
      member, European Parliament
    • 2001 - 2008
      mayor City of Rome
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