28. Carlo Mayr

Ferrara 1810 – Rome 1882
A politician who was liberal and republican during his youth (affiliated with the Young Italy movement, and participated in the moti del '31 movement), and had a subsequent career in the administration of the Kingdom of Italy. After 1848 he promoted the emancipation of the Jews from the ghetto of Ferrara, in opposition to the papal power.
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