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Date of Birth 7 June 1963Clichy-sous-Bois, France
Height 5' 8" (1.73 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Roberto Alagna was born on June 7, 1963 in Clichy-sous-Bois, France. He is an actor, known for Gold and Silver Gala with Placido Domingo (1996), Gala from Berlin (1997) and Tosca (2001). He has been married to Angela Gheorghiu since May 1996. He was previously married to Florence Lancien.

Spouse (2)

Angela Gheorghiu (May 1996 - present) (filed for divorce)
Florence Lancien (? - 1994) (her death) (1 child)

Trivia (3)

Opera singer (tenor) born of Sicilian parents. Began his career as a cabaret singer in Paris, accompanying himself on the guitar while studying with Raphael Ruiz, a Cuban émigré in Paris. Won the Pavarotti International Voice Competition in Philadelphia in 1988.
He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1995 (1994 season) for Outstanding Achievement in Opera for his performance in Romeo and Juliet.
He was nominated for a 2003 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera of 2002 for his performance at the Royal Opera House.

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