103. Paolo Borsellino (1940 – 1992)

Judge born in Palermo, Borsellino was killed by a Mafia car bomb in Palermo, 57 days after his friend and fellow Antimafia magistrate Giovanni Falcone was assassinated. He is considered to be one of the most important magistrates killed by the Sicilian Mafia and he is remembered as one of the main symbols of the battle of the State against the Mafia. Both Borsellino and Falcone were named as heroes of the last 60 years in the November 13, 2006, issue of Time Magazine.

Read More:
1. Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paolo_Borsellino

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