Italian Minister of Public Education

This is a list of Italian Ministers of Public Education (Italian: Minsitri della Pubblica Istruzione) since the birth of the Italian Republic in 1946. The list shows also the ministers that served under the same office but with other names, in fact this Ministry has changed name many times. The Minister of Public Education leads the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research.

Minister of Public Education
Ministro della Pubblica Istruzione
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Incumbent
Patrizio Bianchi

since February 13, 2021
Ministry of Public Education
Member ofCouncil of Ministers
SeatRome
AppointerThe President of Italy
Term lengthNo fixed term
FormationJuly 13, 1946; 75 years ago (1946-07-13)
First holderGuido Gonella
Websitewww.miur.gov.it

The current minister is Patrizio Bianchi, who is serving since 13 February 2021 in the government of Mario Draghi.[1]

List of Public Education MinistersEdit

Parties:

Coalitions:

N. Portrait Name
(Born–Died)
Term of office Party Government Ref.
Took office Left office Time in office
Minsiter of Public Education
1   Guido Gonella
(1905–1982)
13 July 1946 26 July 1951 5 years, 13 days Christian Democracy De Gasperi II·III
De Gasperi IV·V·VI
2   Antonio Segni
(1891–1972)
26 July 1951 16 July 1953 1 year, 355 days Christian Democracy De Gasperi VII
3   Giuseppe Bettiol
(1907–1982)
16 July 1953 17 August 1953 32 days Christian Democracy De Gasperi VIII
(2)   Antonio Segni
(1891–1972)
17 August 1953 18 January 1954 154 days Christian Democracy Pella
4   Egidio Tosato
(1902–1984)
18 January 1954 10 February 1954 23 days Christian Democracy Fanfani I
5   Gaetano Martino
(1900–1967)
10 February 1954 19 September 1954 221 days Italian Liberal Party Scelba
6   Giuseppe Ermini
(1900–1981)
19 September 1954 6 July 1955 290 days Christian Democracy
7   Paolo Rossi
(1900–1985)
6 July 1955 19 May 1957 1 year, 317 days Italian Democratic Socialist Party Segni I
8   Aldo Moro
(1916–1978)
19 May 1957 16 February 1959 1 year, 273 days Christian Democracy Zoli
Fanfani II
9   Giuseppe Medici
(1907–2000)
16 February 1959 26 July 1960 1 year, 161 days Christian Democracy Segni II
Tambroni
10   Giacinto Bosco
(1905–1997)
26 July 1960 21 February 1962 1 year, 210 days Christian Democracy Fanfani III
11   Luigi Gui
(1914–2010)
21 February 1962 24 June 1968 6 years, 124 days Christian Democracy Fanfani IV
Leone I
Moro I·II·III
12   Giovanni Battista Scaglia
(1910–2006)
24 June 1968 12 December 1968 171 days Christian Democracy Leone II
13   Fiorentino Sullo
(1921–2000)
12 December 1968 24 February 1969 74 days Christian Democracy Rumor I
14   Mario Ferrari Aggradi
(1916–1997)
24 February 1969 27 March 1970 1 year, 31 days Christian Democracy Rumor I
Rumor II
15   Riccardo Misasi
(1931–2000)
27 March 1970 26 June 1972 2 years, 91 days Christian Democracy Rumor III
Colombo
Andreotti I
16   Oscar Luigi Scalfaro
(1918–2012)
26 June 1972 7 July 1973 1 year, 11 days Christian Democracy Andreotti II
17   Franco Maria Malfatti
(1927–1991)
7 July 1973 11 March 1978 4 years, 247 days Christian Democracy Rumor IV·V
Moro IV·V
Andreotti III
18   Mario Pedini
(1918–2003)
11 March 1978 20 March 1979 1 year, 9 days Christian Democracy Andreotti IV
19   Giovanni Spadolini
(1925–1994)
20 March 1979 4 August 1979 137 days Italian Republican Party Andreotti V
20   Salvatore Valitutti
(1907–1992)
4 August 1979 4 April 1980 244 days Italian Liberal Party Cossiga I
21   Adolfo Sarti
(1928–1992)
4 April 1980 18 October 1980 197 days Christian Democracy Cossiga II
22   Guido Bodrato
(1933–)
18 October 1980 1 December 1982 2 years, 44 days Christian Democracy Forlani
Spadolini I·II
23   Franca Falcucci
(1926–2014)
1 December 1982 29 July 1987 4 years, 229 days Christian Democracy Fanfani V
Craxi I·II
Fanfani VI
24   Giovanni Galloni
(1927–2018)
29 July 1987 22 July 1989 1 year, 358 days Christian Democracy Goria
De Mita
25   Sergio Mattarella
(1941–)
22 July 1989 27 July 1990 1 year, 5 days Christian Democracy Andreotti VI
26   Gerardo Bianco
(1931–)
27 July 1990 12 April 1991 259 days Christian Democracy
(15)   Riccardo Misasi
(1931–2000)
12 April 1991 28 June 1992 1 year, 77 days Christian Democracy Andreotti VII
27   Rosa Russo Iervolino
(1936–)
28 June 1992 10 May 1994 1 year, 316 days Christian Democracy Amato I
Ciampi
28   Francesco D'Onofrio
(1939–)
10 May 1994 17 January 1995 252 days Christian Democratic Centre Berlusconi I
29   Giancarlo Lombardi
(1937–2017)
17 January 1995 17 May 1996 1 year, 121 days Independent Dini
Minister of Education, University and Research
30   Luigi Berlinguer
(1932–)
17 May 1996 21 October 1998 2 years, 157 days Democratic Party of the Left Prodi I
Minister of Public Education
(30)   Luigi Berlinguer
(1932–)
21 October 1998 25 April 2000 1 year, 187 days Democrats of the Left D'Alema I·II
31   Tullio De Mauro
(1932–2017)
25 April 2000 11 June 2001 1 year, 47 days Independent Amato II
Minister of Education, University and Research
32   Letizia Moratti
(1949–)
11 June 2001 17 May 2006 4 years, 340 days Forza Italia Berlusconi II·III
Minister of Public Education
33   Giuseppe Fioroni
(1958–)
17 May 2006 8 May 2008 1 year, 357 days The Daisy /
Democratic Party
Prodi II
Minister of Education, University and Research
34   Mariastella Gelmini
(1973–)
8 May 2008 16 November 2011 3 years, 192 days The People of Freedom Berlusconi IV
35   Francesco Profumo
(1953– )
16 November 2011 28 April 2013 1 year, 163 days Independent Monti
36   Maria Chiara Carrozza
(1965–)
28 April 2013 22 February 2014 300 days Democratic Party Letta
37   Stefania Giannini
(1960–)
22 February 2014 12 December 2016 2 years, 294 days Civic Choice /
Democratic Party
Renzi
38   Valeria Fedeli
(1949–)
12 December 2016 1 June 2018 1 year, 171 days Democratic Party Gentiloni
39   Marco Bussetti
(1962– )
1 June 2018 5 September 2019 1 year, 96 days Independent Conte I
40   Lorenzo Fioramonti
(1977– )
5 September 2019 25 December 2019 111 days Five Star Movement Conte II
41   Giuseppe Conte
(1964– )
As Prime Minister
25 December 2019 10 January 2020 16 days Independent
Minister of Public Education
42   Lucia Azzolina
(1982– )
10 January 2020 13 February 2021 1 year, 34 days Five Star Movement Conte II
43   Patrizio Bianchi
(1952– )
13 February 2021 Incumbent 253 days Independent Draghi

TimelineEdit

Patrizio BianchiLucia AzzolinaGiuseppe ConteLorenzo FioramontiMarco BussettiValeria FedeliStefania GianniniMaria Chiara CarrozzaFrancesco ProfumoMariastella GelminiGiuseppe FioroniLetizia MorattiTullio De MauroLuigi BerlinguerFrancesco D'OnofrioRosa Russo IervolinoSergio MattarellaGiovanni GalloniFranca FalcucciGuido BodratoAdolfo SartiGiovanni SpadoliniFranco Maria MalfattiOscar Luigi ScalfaroLuigi GuiGiuseppe MediciAldo MoroPaolo Rossi (politician)Gaetano MartinoAntonio SegniGuido Gonella

ReferencesEdit