Cassano Magnago
Cassano Magnago is a town and comune
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in the province of Varese
Province of Varese
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, Lombardy
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, Italy
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. It is the birthplace of politician Umberto Bossi
Umberto Bossi
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; cycling
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 champion Ivan Basso
Ivan Basso
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lives here.
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