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Saturday
Jun012013

JUNE 2 - FESTA DELLA REPUBBLICA

Festa della Repubblica (Republic Day) is a public holiday that commemorates the end of monarchy, and the beginning of the Italian Republic. A referendum was held on June 2, 1946to ask Italian people to decide on the form of government, following World War II and the fall of Fascism. It was the first time Italian women were allowed to vote. With 12,717,923 votes for a republic and 10,719,284 for the monarchy, the male descendants of the House of Savoy were sent into exile. (more)

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