Giacobetti, Tata

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Giacobetti, Tata Gender: M
Giovanni Giacobetti
born on 24 June 1922 at 01:00 (= 01:00 AM )
Place Rome, Italy, 41n54, 12e29
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 01°42' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 16°37 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 24°09'

Tata Giacobetti (with wife Valeria Fabrizi and daughter Giorgia Giacobetti in Rome)


Italian singer who in 1940–41 founded a vocal quartet called Quartetto Egie, that changed line-up and name twice, becoming Quartetto Ritmo first and then Quartetto Cetra.

As part of Quartetto Cetra, Giacobetti's show business career lasted for over forty years. He was a singer and actor for radio, stage, TV, cinema and advertising.

Besides singing, he was the group's lyricist, while Virgilio Savona, also a member of the quartet, composed the music. They worked together for four decades and produced hundreds of songs which made up Quartetto Cetra's vast repertoire.

Tata Giacobetti also wrote lyrics for famous Italian composers of that era, such as Gorni Kramer, Giovanni D'Anzi, and Armando Trovajoli.

In 1964, Giacobetti married Valeria Fabrizi, an Italian actress, singer and television personality, they had a daughter Giorgia Giacobetti.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Savona, Virgilio (born 21 December 1919). Notes: Co-member of Quartetto Cetra

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file quotes birth certificate.


  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Noted (Valeria Fabrizi)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (Quartetto Cetra)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer (Lyricist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.