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Flaminio Piccoli (Kirchbichl, 28 December 1915 – Rome, 11 April 2000) was an Italian politician, a member of Christian Democracy until its dissolution in 1994, then a member of the Italian People's Party and in 1995, a member of the United Christian Democrats. In 1997, he started the Rebirth of Christian Democracy.

Flaminio Piccoli
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Flaminio Piccoli at the March for the Peace in Rome, 1985
Minister of Finance
In office
27 March 1970 – 31 May 1972
Preceded byFranco Maria Malfatti
Succeeded byMario Ferrari Aggradi
Secretary of Christian Democracy
In office
January 1969 – November 1969
Preceded byMariano Rumor
Succeeded byArnaldo Forlani
In office
February 1980 – May 1982
Preceded byBenigno Zaccagnini
Succeeded byCiriaco De Mita
Personal details
Born(1915-12-28)28 December 1915
Kirchbichl, Austria
Died11 April 2000(2000-04-11) (aged 84)
Rome, Italy
NationalityItalian-Austrian
Political partyChristian Democracy
(1945–1994)
United Christian Democrats
(1995–1997)
Rebirth of Christian Democracy
(1997–2000)
Spouse(s)
Pasqualina Reillo (m. 1953–1959)
; divorced
Alma materCa' Foscari University of Venice
ProfessionPolitician, journalist
Military service
Allegiance Kingdom of Italy
Branch/service Royal Italian Army
Years of serviceactive: 1939–1945
RankOfficer
UnitAlpini
Battles/warsWorld War I
Italian Campaign

Piccoli was born in Austria, where his family had been deported during World War I. He was elected for the first time to the Italian Chamber of Deputies in 1958. He was elected national secretary of the Christian Democracy party in January 1969, and was later Minister of the State Participations for three governments.

From 1946 to 1977 he was the editor in chief of the local newspaper l'Adige. He died in Rome in 2000.

Party political offices
Preceded by
Mariano Rumor
Secretary of the Italian Christian Democracy
1969
Succeeded by
Arnaldo Forlani
Preceded by
Benigno Zaccagnini
Secretary of the Italian Christian Democracy
1980-1982
Succeeded by
Ciriaco De Mita