Patrizia Guarnieri

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy.

Migrants, Exiles and Refugees Fleeing for Political and Racial Reasons

©2019-Author(s) Published by Firenze University Press
e-ISBN: 978-88-6453-872-3 | DOI: 10.36253/978-88-6453-872-3

Intellectuals Displaced from Fascist Italy

Gualtiero Cividalli (1899-1997)

Other headings: Beniamino

Florence 8 November 1899 - Ramat Gan (Israel) 21 November 1997

Lives on the move

Emigrant family members

  • Maria D'Ancona (1900-1983), wife: first daughter of Giuseppe D'Ancona and Alice Orvieto, emigrated in December 1938 to Losanna with her children and then to Palestine in March 1939 joining her husband; never returned to Italy.
  • Paola Cividalli (1925-2018), daughter: emigrated in December 1938 to Losanna with her mother and then to Palestine in March 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Piero Cividalli (1926-), son: emigrated in December 1938 to Losanna with her mother and then to Palestine in March 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Bona Cividalli (1928-2013), daughter: emigrated in December 1938 to Losanna with her mother and then to Palestine in March 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Gabriel Cividalli (1935-2002), son: emigrated in December 1938 to Losanna with her mother and then to Palestine in March 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Lia Cividalli (1938-), daughter: emigrated in December 1938 to Losanna with her mother and then to Palestine in March 1939; never returned to Italy.
  • Yolanda Cividalli Bolaffio (1902-1987), sister: emigrated to Palestine in 1938 with her husband Mario Bolaffio (1895-1988) and their children Miriam, Giacomo, Anna.
  • Carlo Cividalli (1869-1952) and Gilda Contini (1869-1959): parents, emigrated to Palestine during the war; returned to Italy after Liberation.

Aid organisations

  • Irgun Olè Italia

Movements

1899Florence

Birth and education

  • Università di Roma, Engineering School
  • Student,Freelance job
  • Technician
1939Tel Aviv

Emigration to Palestine

  • War Supply Board; from 1951 engineer in the Rasco construction company.
  • Unemployed,Occasional job,Fixed-term employment,Stable employment
  • Technician
1997Ramat Gan