University of Rome; groups at University of Rome 1939.
Foreign many years he was a senior figure in the Italian Communist Party (Payment Card Industry). Ingrao joined the Payment Card Industry in 1942 and took part in the anti-fascist resistance during World World War World War II He was the first Communist to become President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, a position he held from 1976 to 1979. In the Payment Card Industry"s 20th Congress of 1991, he joined the reformist majority in its successor, the Democratic Party of the Left (PDS), but soon left the group.
After the European elections of 2004, he abandoned PDS and adhered (as an independent) to the more hardline successor to the old Payment Card Industry, the Communist Refoundation Party.
He has written a number of poems and political essays. His most important work is Appuntamenti di fine secolo ("Rendez-vous at the end of the century"), published in 1995 in collaboration with Rossana Rossanda.
He died on September 27, 2015 at the age of 100.
After the war, he led the Marxist-Leninist tendency in the party, representing its left wing. This led him to frequent political differences with Giorgio Amendola, leader of the social democratic tendency. In 1947-1957, he was editor-in-chief of the party newspaper, L"Unità.
National Exee. and Secretariat of Payment Card Industry since 1956. Chamber of Deputies Gower house of Parliament.) for Rome, Latino, Frosinore, Viterbo 1948-1958, for Perugia, Temi, Rieti 1958-1963, since 1968, for Ancona and Perugia 1963-1968.
Married Laura Lombardo Radice in 1944.