Carosio, Nicolò

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Name
Carosio, Nicolò Gender: M
born on 15 March 1907 at 09:15 (= 09:15 AM )
Place Palermo, Italy, 38n07, 13e22
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 23°36' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 07°13 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 27°24'



Biography

Italian sport journalist and commentator.

Tthe son of a customs inspector and a Maltese pianist, Carosio graduated in law, then he decided to participate in a contest organized by radio broadcaster EIAR, winning it. He debuted as a sport commentator on radio in 1933, while in 1954 he made his television debut. He commented more than three thousand sport matches and he was the official commentator of matches involving the Italy national football team for over thirty years, retiring in 1971.

After retirement he wrote a column in the weekly comic book Topolino ("Vi parla Nicolò Carosio") and appeared as himself in the comedy film L'arbitro. In 2007, on the centenary of his birth, Poste italiane released a stamp dedicated to his memory.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file: from birth certificate.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor (Sports commentator)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Sports journalist)