Simoni, Renato

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Simoni, Renato Gender: M
born on 5 September 1875 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Verona, Italy, 45n27, 11e0
Timezone LST m12e29 (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 12°29' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 16°23 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 06°11'

Portrait of Renato Simoni 
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Renato Simoni
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Italian journalist, playwright, writer and theatrical critic noted for his collaboration work with Giuseppe Adami for Puccini’s Turandot.

Simoni’s career was entirely devoted to theater. His first job is as an editor and a critic at "L'Adige", a local Veronese newspaper company in his hometown. In 1902, he writes one of his best comedy theaters, "La Vedova", followed by "Carlo Gozzi" (1903), "Tramondo" (1906), "Congedo" (1910) and "Il matrimonio di Casanova".

In 1914, he succeeds John Pozza as an author and critic at Corriere della Sera newspaper. He works for the company until the end of his life. He also hold a position as a director for a weekly magazine, "La Tradotta".

In 1952, Simoni donated 40,000 volumes of his writings and reviews to the Museum of La Scala and dedicated them to his mother, Livia.

Simoni died in Milan on 5 July 1952.

Link to Italian Wikipedia


Source Notes

Gauquelin vol 6


  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script