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Roberto Benigni

Actor Roberto Benigni

Profession: Actor

Nationality:
Italy
Italian

Why Famous: Life Is Beautiful, Pinocchio and The Tiger and the Snow.

Born: October 27, 1952
Birthplace: Castiglion Fiorentino, Tuscany, Italy
Age: 68 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio

Historical Events

  • 1998-09-19 23rd Toronto International Film Festival: "Life Is Beautiful" directed by Roberto Benigni wins the People's Choice Award
  • 1999-03-21 71st Academy Awards: "Shakespeare in Love", Roberto Benigni & Gwyneth Paltrow win

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