Alphonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto D'Abruzzo (1914 - 1986) MP

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Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Death: Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
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About Alphonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto D'Abruzzo

Robert Alda (February 26, 1914 – May 3, 1986; born Alphonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto D'Abruzzo), was an American theatrical and film actor and father of actors Alan and Antony Alda. A talented singer and dancer, Alda was featured in a number of Broadway productions before moving to Italy during the early 1960s. He appeared in many European films over the next two decades, occasionally returning to the U.S. for film appearances such as The Girl Who Knew Too Much.

Alda was born in New York, New York to Frances (née Tumillo) and Antonio D'Abruzzo, a barber born in Sant'Agata de' Goti, Benevento, Campania, Italy.

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Robert Alda's Timeline

1914
February 26, 1914
New York, New York, United States
1936
January 28, 1936
Age 21
New York, Bronx, New York, United States
1956
December 12, 1956
Age 42
Saint-Julien, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
1957
1957
Age 42
1986
May 3, 1986
Age 72
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
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Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States