Paola Concia

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Birthday
2, 1963
Birthplace
Italy
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1963 (age 56)
Birthplace
Italy

About

Italian politician known for being the first openly gay woman to be part of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, a position she was elected to in 2008. Since coming out in the early 2000s, she's become one of the foremost voices for gay rights in Italy.

Before Fame

She studied physical education at university and worked as a tennis instructor. She originally entered politics as part of the Italian Communist Party.

Trivia

She appeared as a judge on a 2013 episode of Jump! Stasera Mi Tuffo, a reality show in which celebrities participated in high dives.

Family Life

She and her partner Ricarda took part in a civil union in Germany in 2011, but requests to have the union recognized in Italy were denied.

Associated With

She and Paolo Bonolis both served as judges on Jump! Stasera mi tuffo.