Nick Nuccio

Nick Nuccio

Mayor of Tampa 1956-1959, 1963-1967

Nick Chillura Nuccio (Oct. 24, 1901 - Aug. 26, 1989) was a two-time mayor of Tampa, Florida in the 1950s and 60s. He was the Tampa's first mayor of "Latin" (specifically Italian) decent, having been born and raised in the immigrant neighborhood of Ybor City.

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