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'''Gianni Agnelli''' was a member of the [[Bilderberg Steering committee]], as was his younger brother [[Umberto Agnelli]].
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'''Gianni Agnelli''' was an influential Italian industrialist and principal shareholder of [[Fiat]]. He a member of the [[Bilderberg Steering committee]], as was his younger brother [[Umberto Agnelli]].
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Agnelli was the most important figure in Italian economy, the symbol of capitalism throughout the second half of 20th century, and regarded by many as the true "King of Italy".
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==Background==
 
==Background==
His grandfather started the [[Fiat]] car company.
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His grandfather Giovanni Agnelli started the [[Fiat]] car company, which became the biggest company in Italy. He was succeeded by Giannis' father, [[Edoardo Agnelli]]. Gianni – as he was known to differentiate from his grandfather, with whom he shared his first name – inherited the command of Fiat and the Agnelli family assets in general in 1966. Amongst other changes, Gianni diversified the company to include military industry.
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Gianni joined a tank regiment in June 1940 when Italy entered World War II on the side of the Axis powers. He fought as a volunteer on the Eastern Front, being wounded twice.
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After Italy surrendered, due to his fluency in English, Gianni Agnelli became a liaison officer with the occupying American troops. His grandfather, who had manufactured vehicles for the Fascist regime during the war, was forced to retire from Fiat.
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Agnelli was named senator for life in 1991 and subscribed to the independent parliamentary group; he was later named a member of the senate's defence commission.
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Some of the other Bilderberg regulars became his close friends, among them [[Henry Kissinger]]. Another longtime associate was [[David Rockefeller]], who appointed him to the International Advisory Committee (IAC) of [[Chase Manhattan Bank]], of which Rockefeller was chairman; Agnelli sat on this committee for thirty years.
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He was a member of the [[P2]] lodge, the center of the Italian deep state. [https://books.google.com.au/books?id=AeufAQAAQBAJ&pg=PA60&lpg=PA60&dq=Umberto+Agnelli+p2&source=bl&ots=iNSQ6ZHaru&sig=ACfU3U3SNFjOU56mgT5L5DP0jLom3obVAg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwi3uLaigpPlAhUL7nMBHXEVDmk4ChDoATAHegQIBxAB#v=onepage&q=Umberto%20Agnelli%20p2&f=false]
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Gianni Agnelli admitted that he had financed the lodge of [[Lino Salvini]], which was mentioned in the investigation of the [[Borghese coup]] and investigated for the murder of judge Occorsio and involvement [[Italicus]] terrorist attack, a part of the [[Years of Lead]] in 1970's Italy.
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Latest revision as of 01:36, 11 October 2019

Person.png Gianni Agnelli   WikiquoteRdf-icon.png
(businessman)
Gianni Agnelli.jpg
Born1921-03-12
Turin, Italy
Died24 January 2003 (Age 81)
Turin, Italy
NationalityItalian
Alma materUniversity of Turin
Children • Edoardo Agnelli III
• Countess Margherita Agnelli de Pahlen
Parents • Edoardo Agnelli II
• (father)
• Princess Virginia Bourbon del Monte
• (mother)
Relatives • Giovanni Agnelli
• John Elkann
SpousePrincess Marella Caracciolo di Castagneto
Member ofBilderberg/Advisory Committee, Bilderberg/Steering committee, The 1001 Club
Attended the Bilderberg 37 times.

Employment.png Senator for Life

In office
1 June 1991 - 24 January 2003

Gianni Agnelli was an influential Italian industrialist and principal shareholder of Fiat. He a member of the Bilderberg Steering committee, as was his younger brother Umberto Agnelli.

Agnelli was the most important figure in Italian economy, the symbol of capitalism throughout the second half of 20th century, and regarded by many as the true "King of Italy".


Background

His grandfather Giovanni Agnelli started the Fiat car company, which became the biggest company in Italy. He was succeeded by Giannis' father, Edoardo Agnelli. Gianni – as he was known to differentiate from his grandfather, with whom he shared his first name – inherited the command of Fiat and the Agnelli family assets in general in 1966. Amongst other changes, Gianni diversified the company to include military industry.

Gianni joined a tank regiment in June 1940 when Italy entered World War II on the side of the Axis powers. He fought as a volunteer on the Eastern Front, being wounded twice.

After Italy surrendered, due to his fluency in English, Gianni Agnelli became a liaison officer with the occupying American troops. His grandfather, who had manufactured vehicles for the Fascist regime during the war, was forced to retire from Fiat.

Agnelli was named senator for life in 1991 and subscribed to the independent parliamentary group; he was later named a member of the senate's defence commission.

Some of the other Bilderberg regulars became his close friends, among them Henry Kissinger. Another longtime associate was David Rockefeller, who appointed him to the International Advisory Committee (IAC) of Chase Manhattan Bank, of which Rockefeller was chairman; Agnelli sat on this committee for thirty years.


He was a member of the P2 lodge, the center of the Italian deep state. [1]

Gianni Agnelli admitted that he had financed the lodge of Lino Salvini, which was mentioned in the investigation of the Borghese coup and investigated for the murder of judge Occorsio and involvement Italicus terrorist attack, a part of the Years of Lead in 1970's Italy.


12 March 1921|24 January 2003| 

Events Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)Description
Bilderberg/1957 October4 October 19576 October 1957Italy
Fiuggi
Bilderberg/195813 September 195815 September 1958Buxton
England
Bilderberg/195918 September 195920 September 1959Turkey
Yesilkoy
Bilderberg/196028 May 196029 May 1960Switzerland
Bürgenstock
Bilderberg/196218 May 196220 May 1962Sweden
Saltsjöbaden
Bilderberg/196329 March 196331 March 1963France
Cannes
Hotel Martinez
Bilderberg/196420 March 196422 March 1964US
Virginia
Williamsburg
Bilderberg/19652 April 19654 April 1965Italy
Villa d'Este
Bilderberg/196625 March 196627 March 1966Germany
Wiesbaden
Hotel Nassauer Hof
Bilderberg/196731 March 19672 April 1967St John's College (Cambridge)
UK
England
Bilderberg/196826 April 196828 April 1968Canada
Mont Tremblant
Bilderberg/19699 May 196911 May 1969Denmark
Hotel Marienlyst
Elsinore
Bilderberg/197017 April 197019 April 1970Switzerland
Hotel Quellenhof
Bad Ragaz
Bilderberg/197221 April 197223 April 1972Belgium
Hotel La Reserve
Knokke
Bilderberg/197311 May 197313 May 1973Sweden
Saltsjöbaden
The meeting at which the 1973 oil crisis appears to have been planned.
Bilderberg/197419 April 197421 April 1974France
Cannes
Hotel Martinez
Bilderberg/197525 April 197527 April 1975Turkey
Golden Dolphin Hotel
Cesme
Bilderberg/197722 April 197724 April 1977Imperial Hotel
Torquay
England
Bilderberg/197821 April 197823 April 1978US
New Jersey
Princeton University
Bilderberg/197927 April 197929 April 1979Austria
Baden
Clubhotel Schloss Weikersdorf
Bilderberg/198115 May 198117 May 1981Switzerland
Palace Hotel
Bürgenstock
Bilderberg/198411 May 198413 May 1984Sweden
Saltsjöbaden
The Grand Hotel
Bilderberg/198510 May 198512 May 1985New York
US
Arrowwood of Westchester
Rye Brook
Bilderberg/198625 April 198627 April 1986Scotland
Gleneagles Hotel
Bilderberg/198724 April 198726 April 1987Italy
Villa D'Este
Cernobbio
Bilderberg/19883 June 19885 June 1988Austria
Interalpen-Hotel
Telfs-Buchen
Bilderberg/198912 May 198914 May 1989Spain
Island of La Toja
Gran Hotel
34th Bilderberg meeting
Bilderberg/199010 May 199013 May 1990New York
US
Glen Cove
Bilderberg/19916 June 19919 June 1991Germany
Baden-Baden
Steigenberger Hotel Badischer Hof
Bilderberg/199221 May 199224 May 1992France
Royal Club Evian
Evian-les-Bains
Bilderberg/199322 April 199325 April 1993Greece
Nafsika Astir Palace Hotel
Vouliagmeni
Bilderberg/19942 June 19945 June 1994Finland
Helsinki
Bilderberg/19958 June 199511 June 1995Greece
Nafsika Astir Palace Hotel
Vouliagmeni
Bilderberg/199630 May 19962 June 1996Canada
Toronto
Bilderberg/199712 June 199715 June 1997US
Lake Lanier
Georgia (state)
The 45th Bilderberg meeting
Bilderberg/199814 May 199817 May 1998Scotland
Turnberry
Bilderberg/20001 June 20004 June 2000Belgium
Brussels
Genval


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