Crevalcore

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Crevalcore
Comune
Comune di Crevalcore
Crevalcore is located in Italy
Crevalcore
Crevalcore
Location of Crevalcore in Italy
Coordinates: 44°43′N 11°09′E / 44.717°N 11.150°E / 44.717; 11.150Coordinates: 44°43′N 11°09′E / 44.717°N 11.150°E / 44.717; 11.150
Country Italy
Region Emilia-Romagna
Province Bologna (BO)
Frazioni Bevilacqua, Bolognina, Caselle, Galeazza, località Guisa, Palata Pepoli, Sammartini
Government
 • Mayor Valeria Rimondi (since June 2004)
Area
 • Total 102 km2 (39 sq mi)
Elevation 20 m (70 ft)
Population (1 January 2008)
 • Total 13,127
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Demonym Crevalcoresi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 40014
Dialing code 051
Patron saint St. Sylvester
Saint day December 31
Website Official website

Crevalcore is a town and comune in the Emilia-Romagna region near Bologna, Italy. On 10 March 1628, Marcello Malpighi, a doctor who taught medicine in the Papal Medical School and wrote a long treatise about his studies which he donated to the Royal Society of London, was born here.

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