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State which existed from 1861—when King Victor Emmanuel II of Sardinia was proclaimed King of Italy—until 1946, when civil discontent led an institutional referendum to abandon the monarchy and form the modern Italian Republic. Wikipedia

  • Fascist Italy (1922–1943)

    The era of National Fascist Party government from 1922 to 1943 with Benito Mussolini as Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Italy. The Italian Fascists imposed totalitarian rule and crushed political and intellectual opposition, while promoting economic modernization, traditional social values and a rapprochement with the Roman Catholic Church. Wikipedia

  • Italy

    For other uses, see Italy (disambiguation) or Italia (disambiguation). Country consisting of a peninsula delimited by the Alps and several islands surrounding it. Wikipedia

  • History of Italy

    The history of Italy covers the Ancient Period, the Middle Ages and the modern era. Since classical times, ancient Phoenicians, Greeks, Etruscans, and Celts have inhabited the Italian Peninsula, with various Italic peoples dispersed throughout Italy alongside other ancient Italian tribes and Greek, Carthaginian, and Phoenician colonies. Wikipedia

  • Benito Mussolini

    Italian politician and journalist who founded and led the National Fascist Party. Prime Minister of Italy from the Fascist coup d'état in 1922 until his deposition in 1943, and Duce of Italian Fascism from the establishment of the Italian Fasces of Combat in 1919 until his execution in 1945 during the Italian Civil War. Wikipedia

  • Victor Emmanuel III of Italy

    Victor Emmanuel III (Vittorio Emanuele Ferdinando Maria Gennaro di Savoia; Vittorio Emanuele III, Viktor Emanueli III, Vītoriyo Āmanu’ēli; 11 November 1869 – 28 December 1947) reigned as King of Italy from 29 July 1900 until his abdication on 9 May 1946. In addition, he held the thrones of Ethiopia and Albania as Emperor of Ethiopia (1936–1941) and King of the Albanians (1939–1943). Wikipedia

  • Military history of Italy

    The military history of Italy chronicles a vast time period, lasting from the overthrow of Tarquinius Superbus in 509 BC, through the Roman Empire, Italian city-states, Italian unification, and into the modern day. The Italian peninsula has been a centre of military conflict throughout European history: because of this, Italy has a long military tradition. Wikipedia

  • List of wars involving the Italian Republic since the proclamation of the Kingdom of Italy on 17 March 1861, but does not include wars fought by the historic states of Italy. The result of these conflicts follows this legend: Wikipedia

  • World War II

    Global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. It involved the vast majority of the world's countries—including all the great powers—forming two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. Wikipedia

  • National Fascist Party

    Italian political party, created by Benito Mussolini as the political expression of Italian Fascism and as a reorganization of the previous Italian Fasces of Combat. Deposed by the Grand Council of Fascism. Wikipedia

  • Italian unification

    The 19th-century political and social movement that resulted in the consolidation of different states of the Italian Peninsula into a single state, the Kingdom of Italy. Precipitated by the revolutions of 1848, and reached completion in 1871, when Rome was officially designated the capital of the Kingdom of Italy. Wikipedia

  • Military history of Italy during World War II

    Characterized by a complex framework of ideology, politics, and diplomacy, while its military actions were often heavily influenced by external factors. Italy joined the war as one of the Axis Powers in 1940, as the French Third Republic surrendered, with a plan to concentrate Italian forces on a major offensive against the British Empire in Africa and the Middle East, known as the "parallel war", while expecting the collapse of British forces in the European theatre. Wikipedia

  • Timeline of Italian history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in Italy and its predecessor states, including Ancient Rome and Prehistoric Italy. Date of the prehistoric era are approximate. Wikipedia

  • Flag of Italy

    National flag of Italian Republic. Tricolour featuring three equally sized vertical pales of green, white and red, national colours of Italy, with the green at the hoist side, as defined by article 12 of the Constitution of the Italian Republic. Wikipedia

  • Italian Empire

    The Italian colonial empire (Impero coloniale italiano), known as the Italian Empire (Impero italiano) between 1936 and 1943, began in Africa in the 19th century. By 1936 it comprised the colonies, protectorates, concessions and dependencies of the Kingdom of Italy. Wikipedia

  • Italian Social Republic

    German puppet state with limited recognition that was created during the later part of World War II, existing from the beginning of German occupation of Italy in September 1943 until the surrender of German troops in Italy in May 1945. The second and last incarnation of the Italian Fascist state and was led by Duce Benito Mussolini and his reformed anti-monarchist Republican Fascist Party. Wikipedia

  • History of the Kingdom of Italy (1861–1946)

    This articles covers the history of Italy as a monarchy and in the World Wars. Modern Italy became a nation-state during the Risorgimento on March 17, 1861, when most of the states of the Italian Peninsula and the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies were united under king Victor Emmanuel II of the House of Savoy, hitherto king of Sardinia, a realm that included Piedmont. Wikipedia

  • Il Canto degli Italiani

    Canto written by Goffredo Mameli set to music by Michele Novaro in 1847, and is the current national anthem of Italy. Best known among Italians as the Inno di Mameli , after the author of the lyrics, or Fratelli d'Italia (, "Brothers of Italy"), from its opening line. Wikipedia

  • Italians

    For a specific analysis of the population of Italy, see Demographics of Italy. Italians (italiani ) are a Romance ethnic group and nation native to the Italian geographical region and its neighboring insular territories. Wikipedia

  • 1946 Italian institutional referendum

    Held in Italy on 2 June 1946, a key event of Italian contemporary history. Until 1946, Italy had been a kingdom ruled by the House of Savoy, reigning royal house of Italy since the Unification of the country in 1861 and previously rulers of the Duchy of Savoy. Wikipedia

  • Italian Fascism

    Original fascist ideology as developed in Italy by Giovanni Gentile and Benito Mussolini. Associated with a series of two political parties led by Benito Mussolini; the National Fascist Party , which ruled the Kingdom of Italy from 1922 until 1943, and the Republican Fascist Party that ruled the Italian Social Republic from 1943 to 1945. Wikipedia

  • Italian Army

    Land-based component of the Italian Armed Forces of the Italian Republic. The army's history dates back to the Italian unification in the 1850s and 1860s. Wikipedia

  • World War II by country

    Almost every country in the world participated in World War II. Most were neutral at the beginning, but only relatively few nations remained neutral to the end. Wikipedia

  • Austro-Italian ironclad arms race

    A naval arms race between the Austrian Empire and Italy began in the 1860s when both ordered a series of ironclad warships, steam-propelled vessels protected by iron or steel armor plates and far more powerful than all-wood ships of the line. These ships were constructed to establish control over the Adriatic Sea in the event of a conflict between the two countries. Wikipedia

  • Italian campaign (World War II)

    The Italian campaign of World War II, also called the Liberation of Italy, consisted of Allied and Axis operations in and around Italy, from 1943 to 1945. Operationally responsible for all Allied land forces in the Mediterranean theatre and it planned and led the invasion of Sicily in July 1943, followed in September by the invasion of the Italian mainland and the campaign in Italy until the surrender of the German Armed Forces in Italy in May 1945. Wikipedia

  • Foreign relations of Italy

    Foreign relations of the Italian Republic are the Italian government's external relations with the outside world. Located in Europe, Italy has been considered a major Western power since its unification in 1861. Wikipedia

  • Allies of World War II

    The Allies of World War II were the countries that together opposed the Axis powers during the Second World War (1939–1945). The Allies promoted the alliance as a means to defeat German, Japanese and Italian aggression. Wikipedia

  • Italian irredentism

    Nationalist movement during the late 19th and early 20th centuries in Italy with irredentist goals which promoted the unification of geographic areas in which indigenous peoples considered to be ethnic Italians and/or Italian-speaking individuals formed a majority, or substantial minority, of the population. Italian indigenous population, but retained by the Austrian Empire after Third Italian War of Independence in 1866. Wikipedia

  • Adolf Hitler

    Austrian-born German politician who was the dictator of Germany from 1933 to 1945. He rose to power as the leader of the Nazi Party, becoming Chancellor in 1933 and then Führer in 1934. Wikipedia

  • Giovanni Giolitti

    Italian statesman. The Prime Minister of Italy five times between 1892 and 1921. Wikipedia

  • Victor Emmanuel II of Italy

    King of Sardinia from 1849 until 17 March 1861, when he assumed the title of King of Italy and became the first king of a united Italy since the 6th century, a title he held until his death in 1878. Borrowing from the old Latin title Pater Patriae of the Roman emperors, the Italians gave him the epithet of Father of the Fatherland (Padre della Patria). Wikipedia

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  • The Legion in Russia was established in September 1914, in December 1917 in France (including volunteers from America) and in April 1918 in Italy.World War I-Wikipedia
  • After centuries of foreign domination and political division, Italy was almost entirely unified in 1861, establishing the Kingdom of Italy as a great power.Italy-Wikipedia
  • These were almost 19 km long, and were still the walls the troops of the Kingdom of Italy had to breach to enter the city in 1870.Rome-Wikipedia
  • The Italian unification of the 1860s incorporated the Papal States, including Rome itself from 1870, into the Kingdom of Italy, thus ending the papacy's temporal power.Catholic Church-Wikipedia
  • Rome then became the focus of hopes of Italian reunification after the rest of Italy was united as the Kingdom of Italy in 1861 with the temporary capital in Florence.Rome-Wikipedia
  • When the Kingdom of Italy annexed Rome in 1870, the city had a population of about 225,000.Rome-Wikipedia

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