October 28, 1922 – March on Rome: Italian fascists led by Benito Mussolini march on Rome and take over the Italian government.
1922, March on Rome, October 22-29: Italian dictator Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party comes to power in the Kingdom of Italy.
Italian Fascist leader Benito Mussolini, center, hands on hips, with members of the fascist Party, in Rome, Italy, Oct. 28, 1922, following their March on Rome.
10 Italian Fascist leader Benito Mussolini, center, hands on hips, with members of the fascist Party, in Rome, Italy, Oct. 28, 1922, following their March on Rome. This march was an act of intimidation, where thousands of fascist blackshirts occupied strategic positions throughout much of Italy. Following the march, King Emanuelle III asked Mussolini to form a new government, clearing the way towards a dictatorship. (AP Photo) #
Mussolini and Fascist Blackshirts during the March on Rome in 1922.
Benito Mussolini during his March on Rome (October 28, 1922)
Workers in Rome have stumbled across a top-secret bunker once belonging to former Fascist leader Benito Mussolini, hidden underneath the historic Palazzo Venezia. The discovery is the 12th such bunker and is said to have been the “most secret” of the former strongman’s hideouts, according to the Italian
Benito Mussolini on October 28th, 1922 during his March on Rome