Cairoli, Benedetto

Born: Jan 28, 1825 AD
Died: 1889 AD, at 64 years of age.

Nationality: Italian
Categories: Politician

1825 - Benedetto Cairoli was born on the 28th of January.

1859-1860 - He commanded a volunteer company under Garibaldi.

1866 - With the rank of colonel, he assisted Garibaldi in Tirol, fought at Mentana.

1870 - He conducted the negotiations with Bismarck.

1879-1881 - He served as prime minister of Italy.

1887 - He received the knighthood of the Annunziata, the highest Italian decoration.

1889 - He died on the 8th of August, in the royal palace of Capodimonte near Naples.

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