Lorenzo Acquarone

Lorenzo Acquarone (25 February 1931 – 24 March 2020) was an Italian lawyer and politician.

Lorenzo Acquarone
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Member of the Chamber of Deputies
In office
14 April 1994 – 27 April 2006
Member of the Senate
In office
2 July 1987 – 14 April 1994
Personal details
Born(1931-02-25)25 February 1931
Ventimiglia, Italy
Died24 March 2020(2020-03-24) (aged 89)
Genoa, Italy
Cause of deathCOVID-19
NationalityItalian
Political partyDC (till 1994)
PPI (1994-2002)
The Daisy (2002-2003)
UDEUR (2003-2006)
Alma materUniversity of Genoa
OccupationLawyer, academic, politician

Born in Ventimiglia, Acquarone graduated in law and became a lawyer and university lecturer. As a member of the Italian People's Party, he was elected to the Chamber of Deputies for three legislatures.[1] In 2002 he participated in the formation of the new political entity called the "Margherita" or Democracy is Freedom - The Daisy, but in September 2003 decided to leave the party to join the Popular-UDEUR.[citation needed]

On 27 December 2007, Acquarone was awarded the Knight Grand Cross Order of Merit of the Italian Republic - uniform ribbon.[2]

Acquarone died at the age of 89 on 24 March 2020 due to COVID-19, during the 2020 coronavirus pandemic in Italy.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ XIV Legislature
  2. ^ "Presidenza della Repubblica citation" (in Italian). Retrieved 1 October 2012.
  3. ^ Coronavirus, è morto a Genova il professor Lorenzo Acquarone (in Italian)