Juventus to wear black armbands tonight in honor of Marchionne's death

Posted at 12:21 PM, Jul 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-25 12:24:36-04

The world is reacting to the news of the death of former Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne's death.  He was 66. 

The holding company of Italian automaker Fiat's founders, the Agnelli family, announced Marchionne had died after complications from surgery in Zurich. At Fiat Chrysler Automobiles headquarters in the Italian town of Turin, flags flew at half-mast, while in Rome the parliamentary committee for labor and finance observed a minute of silence.

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Italian Football club Juventus said it would be wearing black armbands when they take on Bayern Munich in Philadelphia tonight in honor of Marchionne, who was born in Italy. 

People from all over the world including, admirers, politicians and CEOs took to Twitter today to express their condolences today.