Giovanni Cuomo

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Giovanni Cuomo
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Minister of National Education
In office
11 February 1944 22 April 1944
President Pietro Badoglio
Preceded by Leonardo Severi
Succeeded by Adolfo Omodeo
Personal details
Born 23 December 1874
Salerno, Italy
Died 24 March 1948
Salerno, Italy

Giovanni Cuomo (23 December 1874 – 24 March 1948) was an Italian politician, lawyer and teacher.

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His personal library is preserved as a special collection in the University of Salerno Central Library E.R. Caianiello and consists of over 11000 volumes. [2]

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References

  1. 1 2 Giovanni Cuomo (in Italian). Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani. 1985. Retrieved 15 May 2016.
  2. Andria, Marcello. "Fondo Cuomo" (in Italian). Retrieved 15 May 2016.