Grasso, Giovanni

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Name
Grasso, Giovanni Gender: M
born on 19 December 1873 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Catania, Italy, 37n30, 15e06
Timezone LST m13e22 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 27°36' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 22°33 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 14°03'



Biography

Italian film actor, appearing in movies from 1910 to 1924. He died in Catania on 14 October 1930. He was the cousin of his namesake, the actor Giovanni Grasso Jr (1888-1963).

Link to Wikipedia biography (Italian)

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Storia del teatro siciliano" by Francesco De Felice (Giannotta, 1956), p. 212: "Giovanni Grasso, il figlio di don Angelo e di Francesca Tudisco, nacque a Catania il 19 Dicembre 1873. . . Ecco la copia del certificato di nascita: « L'anno milleottocentosettantatrè il giorno venti del mese di dicembre nella Casa Comunale alle ore una pomeridiana. Dinanzi a me Angelo Orsino Faraone Assessore anziano funzionante da Sindaco Ufficiale dello Stato Civile del Comune di Catania. E' comparso Angelo Grasso fu Giovanni di anni trentanove, artista di marionette, domiciliato a Catania, strada Ogninella, il quale mi ha presentato un bambino di sesso maschile che dichiara di essergli nato il giorno diciannove del mese di dicembre alle ore dieci antimeridiane dalla di lui moglie Francesca Tudisco ..."

Translation: Giovanni Grasso, the son of Don Angelo and Francesca Tudisco, was born in Catania December 19, 1873... Here is a copy of the birth certificate: "In the year eighteen seventy-three on twenty December in the Town Hall at one in the afternoon, before me, Angelo Orsino Faraone, functioning as Mayor Councillor senior officer of the civil state of the city of Catania, appeared Angelo Grasso, thirty-nine years old, artist of puppetry, domiciled in Catania, Ogninella road, who presented a male child he claims was born on the nineteenth day of December at ten o'clock AM to his wife Francesca Tudisco ... "

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Film actor)