Tina Anselmi, Italian politician, Died at 89


Tina Anselmi was born on March 25, 1927, in Castelfranco Veneto, province of Treviso, and died on October 31, 2016.
She was a member of the Italian resistance movement during World War II
Anselmi went on to become an Italian politician.
Anselmi was the first woman to hold a ministerial position in an Italian government.
Tina Anselmi was Member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies from 1968 to 1987, re-elected for five time in the Venice-Treviso district.
Anselmi served three times as undersecretary to the Department of Work and in 1976 Tina became the first female to be member of an Italian cabinet, being chosen by Giulio Andreotti as Minister for Labour.
Tina Anselmi passed away at 89 years old.