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Totò
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Born
Antonio Clemente

(1898-02-15)15 February 1898
Naples, Italy
Died 15 April 1967(1967-04-15) (aged 69)
Rome, Italy
Cause of death Heart attack
Other names il Principe della risata
Occupation Actor, comedian, poet, writer, singer, songwriter
Years active 1922–67
Spouse(s)
Diana Bandini Lucchesini Rogliani
(m. 1935; div. 1939)
Children 2, including Liliana De Curtis

Antonio Griffo Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno Porfirogenito Gagliardi De Curtis di Bisanzio (15 February 1898 – 15 April 1967), best known by his stage name Totò, (Italian pronunciation: [toˈtɔ]) or simply as Antonio De Curtis, and nicknamed il Principe della risata ("the Prince of laughter"), was an Italian actor, comedian, writer, poet, singer and lyricist.

Some of his best-known movies are Fifa e Arena, Totò al Giro d'Italia, Totò Sceicco, Guardie e ladri, Totò e le donne, Totò Tarzan, Totò terzo uomo, Totò a colori (the first Italian color movie, 1952, in Ferraniacolor), I soliti ignoti, Totò, Peppino e la malafemmina, and La legge è legge.


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