Giovanni Battista Rabino

Giovanni Battista Rabino (15 December 1931 – 12 March 2020) was an Italian politician from the Christian Democracy party who served as member of the Chamber of Deputies from 1983 to 1992, then a single term, between 1992 and 1994, as Senator. He was born in Montaldo Scarampi, and served as mayor of the city between 2004 and 2009. Before his political career, Rabino was a trade unionist, active in Alessandria's Coldiretti [it] branch.[1][2]

Giovanni Battista Rabino
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Member of the Chamber of Deputies
In office
12 July 1983 – 22 April 1992
ConstituencyCuneo
Member of the Senate of the Republic
In office
23 April 1992 – 14 April 1994
ConstituencyPiedmont
Mayor of Montaldo Scarampi
In office
14 June 2004 – 8 June 2009
Preceded byEnzo Forno
Succeeded byFrancesco Manassero
Personal details
Born(1931-12-15)15 December 1931
Montaldo Scarampi, Kingdom of Italy
Died12 March 2020(2020-03-12) (aged 88)
Asti, Italy
Cause of deathCOVID-19
NationalityItalian
Political partyChristian Democracy
Children2
ProfessionPolitician, trade unionist

Rabino died from COVID-19 at the Cardinal Massaja Hospital in Asti on 12 March 2020.[3] His funeral was held two days later.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Coronavirus, cordoglio ad Asti per la scomparsa del senatore Gianni Rabino". La Nuova Provincia (in Italian). 12 March 2020. Retrieved 16 March 2020.
  2. ^ "Cordoglio ad Asti per la scomparsa dell'ex senatore Gianni Rabino". Asti News (in Italian). 12 March 2020. Retrieved 16 March 2020.
  3. ^ "Morto per il coronavirus l'ex parlamentare Coldiretti Gianni Rabino". La Stampa (in Italian). 12 March 2020. Retrieved 13 March 2020.
  4. ^ "L'ultimo saluto all'ex senatore Gianni Rabino". La Stampa (in Italian). 14 March 2020. Retrieved 16 March 2020.