Bova, Province of Reggio Calabria, Calabria
- Altitude: 915 m a.s.l
- Population: about 450 inhabitants in 2017
- Zip/postal code: 89033
- Dialing Area Code: +39 0965
- Patron Saint: San Leo, celebrated on 5 May.
History - Antiquity
History - Roman Times
History - the Middle Ages and Modern Times
Later on, Bova passed under the rule of the Normans and the Swabians, then became a fiefdom of the Archbishop of Reggio, who held the title of Count until 1806, the year of the abolition of feudalism. In addition to numerous natural disasters, in 1943 Bova suffered a severe bombing by the Allies, which greatly damaged the village and made many victims.