Lorenzo Ornaghi

Lorenzo Ornaghi
Minister of Culture
In office
16 November 2011  28 April 2013
Prime Minister Mario Monti
Preceded by Giancarlo Galan
Succeeded by Massimo Bray
Personal details
Born (1948-10-25) 25 October 1948
Nationality Italian
Political party Independent
Alma mater Università Cattolica, Milan

Lorenzo Ornaghi was the Italy's minister of culture in the Monti cabinet.[1][2]

Early life and education

Lorenzo Ornaghi was born on 25 October 1948 in Villasanta, Italy.[2] He graduated with a bachelor's degree in political Science from Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC), Milan campus in 1972.[3]


Prior to becoming minister, Ornaghi was the rector of the UCSC from 1 November 2002 to November 2011.[2][3] He is a member of the board of Avvenire, a well-known Roman Catholic magazine.[4] He was appointed minister of culture on 16 November 2011.[4] His term ended in April 2013.


  1. CIA World Leaders
  2. 1 2 3 Faculty biography
  3. 1 2 "UCSC Rector named in new Monti Government". UCSC. Retrieved 9 September 2012.
  4. 1 2 Roe, Alex (17 November 2011). "March of the Technocrats: Italy's Mario Monti's Ministers". Italy Chronicles. Retrieved 8 September 2012.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Lorenzo Ornaghi.
Academic offices
Preceded by
Sergio Zaninelli
Rector of Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
1 November 2002 - 12 December 2012
Succeeded by
Franco Anelli
Political offices
Preceded by
Giancarlo Galan
Italian Minister of Culture
2011 - 2013
Succeeded by
Massimo Bray
This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 5/18/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.