Pietro Grasso facts for kids
|President of the Senate|
16 March 2013
|Preceded by||Renato Schifani|
|President of Italy
14 January 2015 – 3 February 2015
|Prime Minister||Matteo Renzi|
|Preceded by||Giorgio Napolitano|
|Succeeded by||Sergio Mattarella|
|National Antimafia Prosecutor|
11 October 2005 – 27 December 2012
|Preceded by||Pierluigi Vigna|
|Succeeded by||Giusto Sciacchitano|
|Born||1 January 1945
|Political party||Democratic Party|
Pietro Grasso (Italian pronunciation: [ˌpjɛːtro ˈɡrasːo]; born 1 January 1945), also known as Piero Grasso, is an Italian anti-mafia magistrate and politician who has been President of the Italian Senate since 16 March 2013. Grasso became Acting President of Italy on 14 January 2015, after the resignation of President Giorgio Napolitano. Sergio Mattarella succeeded Grasso as president when he was elected as the new president of Italy.
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Grasso with President Giorgio Napolitano and the President of the Chamber of Deputies Laura Boldrini.
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