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Primo Carnera (1906–1967)

Primo Carnera was born on October 26, 1906 in Sequals, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy. He was an actor, known for Ercole e la regina di Lidia (1959), The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) and A Kid for Two Farthings (1955). He was married to Giuseppina Kovacic. He died on June 29, 1967 in Sequals. See full bio »

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Known For

Ercole e la regina di Lidia
Ercole e la regina di Lidia Anteo, the giant
(1959)
The Prizefighter and the Lady
(1933)
A Kid for Two Farthings
A Kid for Two Farthings Python Macklin
(1955)
The Bigger They Are
The Bigger They Are The Fighter
(1931)

Filmography

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 1956-1957 The Sheriff of Cochise (TV Series)
Otto Povich
- Maniac (1957)
- Human Bomb (1956) ... Otto Povich (uncredited)
 1957 Matinee Theatre (TV Series)
The Monster
- Frankenstein (1957) ... The Monster
 1954 Casanova's Big Night
Corfa
 1954 Prince Valiant
King Sligon (uncredited)
 1952 Il tallone di Achille
Se Stesso
 1949 Mighty Joe Young
Strongman (uncredited)
 1943 Due cuori fra le belve
Il gran capo dei cannibali
 1943 Harlem
Se stesso
 1942 Sette anni di felicità
Un poliziotto
 1941 La corona di ferro
Klasa, il servo di Tundra
 1940 La figlia del corsaro verde
El Cabezo
 1940 Senza cielo
Padovan
 1940 La nascita di Salomè
Il lottatore
 1940 Vento di milioni
Caracalla Stone
 1939 Traversata nera
Kees, il muto
 1933 The Prizefighter and the Lady
Primo Carnera
 1933 Bombshell
Primo Carnera - in the Opening Montage (uncredited)
 1933 Mr. Broadway
Primo Camera
 1931 The Bigger They Are (Short)
The Fighter
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Height:

6' 7½" (2.02 m)
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Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame, 1990. See more »

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Star Sign:

Scorpio

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