Italo Balbo

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Birthday
6, 1896
Birthplace
Ferrara, Italy
Death Date
Jun 28, 1940 (44)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
6, 1896
Birthplace
Ferrara, Italy
Death Date
Jun 28, 1940 (44)

About

Pilot and political leader who helped to develop Fascist Italy's Air Force.

Before Fame

He served in Italy's Alpine Corps during World War I and later joined forces with Fascist dictator Benito Mussolini.

Trivia

He organized flight parades to showcase Italy's air power.

Family Life

He grew up in Ferrara, Italy.

Associated With

He participated in a political protest alongside the son of the Italian reformist Giuseppe Garibaldi.