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Luchino Visconti (1906–1976)


Luchino Visconti was born on November 2, 1906 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy as Luchino Visconti di Modrone. He was a director and writer, known for Rocco and His Brothers (1960), Death in Venice (1971) and The Leopard (1963). He died on March 17, 1976 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »

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(age 69) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 36 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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 1976 L'innocente
 1972 Ludwig
 1970 Alla ricerca di Tadzio (TV Short documentary)
 1969 The Damned
 1967 The Stranger
 1967 The Witches (segment "Strega bruciata viva, La")
 1965 Sandra
 1963 The Leopard
 1962 Boccaccio '70 (segment "Il lavoro")
 1954 Senso
 1953 We, the Women (segment "Anna Magnani")
 1953 Appunti su un fatto di cronaca (Documentary short)
 1952 Bellissima
 1945 Days of Glory (Documentary) (Caruso trial scenes)
 1943 Ossessione
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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on Ingmar Bergman] I don't begin to share his way of seeing things any more than his obsessions. All the same I find him interesting. And his universe is much stranger yet than any Japanese filmmaker. See more »

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Born into one of Northern Italy's richest families as one of the Duke of Modrone's seven children. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently collaborated with Burt Lancaster

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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