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Garibaldi, Giuseppe

Pronunciation: /ˌɡarəˈbôldē/
(1807–82), Italian patriot and military leader of the Risorgimento (unification of Italy). With his volunteer force of “Red Shirts,” he captured Sicily and southern Italy from the Bourbons in 1860–61, thereby playing a key role in the establishment of a united kingdom of Italy.
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