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De Gasperi

Alcide . 1881--1954, Italian statesman; prime minister (1945--53). An antifascist, he led the Christian Democratic party during World War II from the Vatican City
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La sua figura resta legata principalmente agli studi sullo statista democristiano Alcide De Gasperi, presidente del consiglio dal 1945 al 1954, padre della democrazia repubblicana italiana del secondo dopoguerra e, insieme con Konrad Adenauer e Robert Schuman, del processo di unificazione europeo: Pietro Scoppola e uno dei massimi studiosi del grande politico trentino; da ricordare a questo proposito e la Lectio magistralis tenuta a Borgo Valsugana, in Trentino, il 19 agosto 2004, nel cinquantenario della morte dello statista democristiano, dal titolo: Alcide De Gasperi fra passato e presente.
In the entry reading Tuesday June 23 1952, the Prime Minister hosted a dinner party in honour of Italian premier Alcide de Gasperi attended by the Italian Ambassador and guests.
However the significant European impulse provided by the creation of the ECSC would not have been possible without the Italian Foreign Minister Alcide de Gasperi, and above all the German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer, a firm believer in anchoring his country in Western Europe in the face of the Soviet bloc.Besides a joint High Authority, the ECSC Treaty also established a number of other bodies and institutional mechanisms.
- Konrad Adenauer (1876-1967), former German Federal Chancellor who is regarded as one of the leading supporters of the European Communities; - Alcide De Gasperi (1881-1954), who was Italian Prime Minister after the Second World War and is regarded as one of the founding fathers of European integration together with Robert Schuman and Konrad Adenauer The Robert Schuman (1886-1963) building will keep its present name.