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Bartolomeo Pagano Poster

Biography

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 27 September 1878Genoa, Liguria, Italy
Date of Death 24 June 1947Genoa, Liguria, Italy
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Strongman who won role of Maciste in Cabiria (1914), and took the character's name as his own stage name in a series of films for the next 14 years. After Pagano's death, the character of Maciste was played by several other actors.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

Spouse (1)

Camilla Balduzzi (? - ?)

Trivia (3)

Before starting his acting career, was a longshoreman in Genova.
Performed the character of Maciste in "blackface" in all 25 films in which he played Maciste.
He named his home "Villa Maciste.".

Salary (1)

Cabiria (1914) 20 lire/day

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