Enrico Letta Fast FactsBy CNN LibraryUpdated 0012 GMT (0712 HKT) August 7, 2014Here is a look at the life of former Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta.Personal:Birth date: August 20, 1966 Birth place: Pisa, Italy Father: Giorgio Letta, a mathematics professorMother: Anna (Banchi) Letta Marriage: Gianna FregonaraChildren: Giacomo, Lorenzo, FrancescoEducation: University of Pisa, International Law, 1994; Scuola Superiore "S.Anna," European Community Law, Ph.D., 2007Other Facts:His uncle, Gianni Letta, was former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's chief of staff. Center-left Democrat. Timeline:1991-1995 - President, European Young Christian Democrats.1993 - Chief of staff for Foreign Affairs Minister Beniamino Andreatta. January 1997-November 1998 - Deputy Secretary of the Italian People's Party. 1998-1999 - Minister of European Affairs for Prime Minister Massimo D'Alema. 1999-2001 - Minister of Industry and Commerce. 2001 - Is elected to Italy's Parliament.January 2002-May 2006 - Head of the Department of National Economy. 2004 - Elected to the European Parliament. 2006-2008 - Secretary to the Council of Ministers for Prime Minister Romano Prodi. October 2007 - Candidate in the primaries for National Secretariat. October 2007-February 2009 - Minister of Welfare.February 2009-October 2009 - Head of the National Department of Welfare. November 2009-April 2013 - Deputy National Secretary for the Democratic Party (PD). April 28, 2013 - Is sworn in as Italy's prime minister. October 2, 2013 - Letta's coalition government survives a confidence vote by a healthy margin, with 235 senators voting in favor to 70 against.February 14, 2014 - Resigns as prime minister. More from europeOfficial: Gunman recorded terror attack on Parisian kosher groceryBodies in streets as shelling rocks Ukraine city of DonetskIs Paris in danger of another attack?