Walter Veltroni, former mayor, former Italian government official.
Veltroni, Walter was born on July 3, 1955 in Rome.
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.
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.