Edoardo Agnelli (January 2, 1892 – July 14, 1935) was an Italian industrialist and principal family shareholder of the Italian car companyFiat.
Born in Verona, he was the son of Giovanni Agnelli, the founder of Fiat, and married Donna Virginia Bourbon del Monte (1899–1945), a daughter of the Prince di San Faustino and his Kentucky-born wife Jane Campbell. They had seven children, Clara (b. 1920, wife of Prince Tassilo zu Fürstenberg, mother of Egon von Fürstenberg and Ira von Fürstenberg), Gianni (1921–2003), Susanna (1922–2009), Maria Sole (born 1925), Christian (born 1927), Giorgio (1929–1965) and Umberto (1934–2004).
President of Italian giants Juventus from 1923 to 1935, Agnelli was one of the most important men in the Old Lady's history, and the one to whom credit can be given for transforming the Turin side into the most successful Italian football club.
Agnelli's oldest son Gianni Agnelli became the head of Fiat from 1966 to 2003 and made the company into the most important company in Italy and one of the major car builders of Europe. Agnelli's daughter Susanna Agnelli is the only woman to have been Minister of Foreign Affairs in Italy.
Agnelli died in a plane accident in Genoa, aged 43, when the seaplane he was traveling on and was about to abandon accidentally hit a floating log and caused his head to hit the still revolving propeller of the plane.
Giovanni Agnelli, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI(12 March 1921 – 24 January 2003), better known as Gianni Agnelli, was an Italian industrialist and principal shareholder of Fiat. As the head of Fiat, he controlled 4.4% of Italy's GDP, 3.1% of its industrial workforce, and 16.5% of its industrial investment in research.
As a public figure, Agnelli was also known worldwide for his impeccable, slightly eccentric fashion sense, which has influenced both Italian and international men’s fashion.
Umberto Agnelli (1 November 1934 – 27 May 2004) was an Italian entrepreneur and politician. His brother was Gianni Agnelli.
He served as a CEO of Fiat from 1970-1976 and senator of the Italian Republic, from 1976 to 1979, and was the honorary chairman of the Juventus soccer team, the past president of the Italian Football Association and later chairman of Italian carmaker Fiat from early 2003 until his death from lung cancer aged 69.
Andrea Agenlli(born December 6, 1975) is an Italian Businessman and the current President of Juventus. He is the son of former Juventus President Umberto Agnelli and the nephew of the late Gianni Agnelli.
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