The final saga for Mussolini and Petacci began when Il Duce arrived in Milan at 7 pm on April 18, just ll days before his death, with Ms. Petacci, the eldest daughter of a former Vatican physician ...
The death of Benito Mussolini, the deposed Italian fascist dictator, occurred on 28 April 1945, in the final days of World War II in Europe, when he was summarily executed by an Italian partisan in the small village of Giulino di Mezzegra in northern Italy.The generally accepted version of events is that Mussolini was shot by Walter Audisio, a communist partisan who used the nom de guerre of ...
Benito Mussolini executed On April 28, 1945, “Il Duce,” Benito Mussolini , and his mistress, Clara Petacci, are shot by Italian partisans who had captured the couple as they attempted to flee ...
Benito Mussolini's death at the hands of partisans in Giulino on April 28, 1945 was just as grisly as his violent life. Wikimedia Commons Benito Mussolini When Benito Mussolini, the tyrannical ruler of Fascist Italy before and during World War II, was executed on April 28, 1945, that was only the beginning.
Benito Mussolini was head of the Italian government from 1922 to 1943. He was the founder of fascism, and as a dictator he held absolute power and severely mistreated his citizens and his country. He led Italy into three straight wars, the last of which led to his overthrow by his own people.
The wartime Italian dictator Mussolini is one of the most horrific mass murderers in history, ranking at Number 13 just behind Idi Amin. Under his command, Mussolini was responsible for over 400,000 killed during WWII and another 30,000 during the...
Benito Mussolini created the Fascist Party in Italy in 1919, eventually making himself dictator prior to World War II. He was killed in 1945.
Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini (Italian: [beˈniːto mussoˈliːni]; 29 July 1883 – 28 April 1945) was an Italian politician and journalist who was the leader of the National Fascist Party.He ruled as the Prime Minister of Italy from the fascist coup d'état in 1922 until his deposition in 1943, and Duce ("Leader") of Italian Fascism from the establishment of the Fasci Italiani di ...
Benito Mussolini, Italian prime minister (1922–43) and the first of 20th-century Europe’s fascist dictators. His dreams of empire led to the invasion of Ethiopia in 1935 and a declaration of war on the Allies in 1940. When German defenses in Italy collapsed in 1945, he was captured and executed by Italian partisans.
Benito Mussolini was an Italian political leader who became the fascist dictator of Italy from 1925 to 1945. Originally a revolutionary socialist, he forged the paramilitary fascist movement in ...