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Don Backy

Don Backy was born on August 21, 1939 in Santa Croce sull'Arno, Tuscany, Italy as Aldo Caponi. He is an actor, known for Bread and Tulips (2000), Rabid Dogs (1974) and The Violent Four (1968). See full bio »
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 2009 Impotenti esistenziali
Don Giovanni
 2000 Bread and Tulips
Ballad Singer
 1981 Tragedy of a Ridiculous Man
Crossing Keeper (uncredited)
 1975 A forza di sberle
Narciso Meniconi / Mercimek
 1974 Rabid Dogs
Bisturi (Blade) (as Aldo Caponi/Riccardo Rovatti)
 1972 Double by Half
Roberto Savarese
 1972 When Women Were Called Virgins
Marcuzio dei Lucani
 1972 Una cavalla tutta nuda
Folcacchio de Folcacchieri
 1971 Il carcerato (TV Mini-Series)
 1970 E venne il giorno dei limoni neri
Carmelo Rizzo
 1969 Barbagia
Miguel Lopez
 1968 The Fourth Wall
 1968 The Violent Four
Sante Notarnicola
 1968 The Seven Cervi Brothers
Agostino Cervi
 1964 Cleopazza
 1962 Il monaco di Monza
Un falso frate (as Don Baky)
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Alternate Names:

Don Backi | Don Baky | Aldo Caponi | Aldo Caponi/Riccardo Rovatti


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Was a successful singer/songwriter in Italy during the 1960s. He was part of the music group "Clan" founded with singer/actor/director Adriano Celentano. See more »

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