Clelio Darida, Italian politician, Died at 90


Clelio Darida was born on May 3, 1927, in Rome and died on May 11, 2017.
He was an Italian politician.
Darida was mayor of Rome and minister of the Italian Republic.
Around June 1960, Darida was member of Rome’s communal council for his party, Democrazia Cristiana (Christian Democracy, or DC).
He was undersecretary of the Minister of the Interior in 1976–1980, and, from 1980 to 1987, Minister for the Relationship with the Parliament, Minister of the Mail, of the Public Functions, of Justice and State Participations.
In the Tangentopoli corruption scandal of the early 1990s, Clelio Darida was accused of bribery and shortly imprisoned.
Clelio Darida then was acquitted of all accusations.
Clelio Darida passed away at 90 years old.