Giovanni Agnelli

 

 

Age: 81

 

Summary: head of Fiat who grew the company from a family-owned auto business before World War II into an international conglomerate consisting of banks, insurance companies, real estate, aerospace, among many others, and whose company is credited with helping industrialize postwar Italy.

 

 

Cause of Death: Prostate cancer

 

Born: March 12, 1921

 

Died: January 24, 2003

 

Location: Turin, Italy