Death Place Matching "Venice, Italy" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Soundtrack | The Running Man
Richard Wagner was a German composer best known for his operas, primarily the monumental four-opera cycle "Der Ring des Nibelungen". He was born Wilhelm Richard Wagner on May 22, 1813, in Leipzig, Germany. He was the ninth child in the family of Carl Wagner, a police clerk. Richard was only six ...
Soundtrack | Casanova
Albinoni was a prolific composer, although little of his music has remained well known today. He was influential in the development of the instrumental concerto, especially for solo violin. He was the son of a wealthy paper merchant in Venice, and chose to lead life as a dilettante rather than seek...
Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev was born on March 19, 1872, into a wealthy noble family in Novgorod, Russia. His father, named Pavel Diaghilev, was a distinguished General to the Russian Tsar Nicholas II. His mother died at his birth. Young Sergei Diaghilev grew up in a highly cultured environment. He ...
Soundtrack | The Untouchables
Mario Del Monaco was born on July 27, 1915 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. He was an actor, known for The Untouchables (1987), Rigoletto e la sua tragedia (1956) and Otello (1958). He was married to Rina Filippini. He died on October 16, 1982 in Mestre, Venice, Veneto, Italy.
9. Ezra Pound
Writer | The White Chateau
During WWII, Pound was the "Tokyo Rose" of Italy, making several hundred anti-American radio broadcasts in an effort to undermine the US war effort. After the defeat of the Axis powers, Pound was arrested by American forces. Returned to the United States to face treason charges, Pound was examined ...
13. Carlo Micheluzzi
Actor | Ore 9: Lezione di chimica
Carlo Micheluzzi was born on May 10, 1886 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He was an actor, known for Schoolgirl Diary (1941), I Live as I Please (1942) and Sul ponte dei sospiri (1953). He was married to Margherita Seglin. He died on November 21, 1973 in Venice, Veneto, Italy.
Actor | Le mystère de la chambre jaune
Maxime Desjardins was born on September 17, 1861 in Auxerre, Yonne, France. He was an actor, known for The Mystery of the Yellow Room (1930), L'agonie des aigles (1922) and Le bossu (1925). He died on October 2, 1936 in Venice, Veneto, Italy.
17. Ida Rubinstein
Actress | La nave
Ida Rubinstein was a Russian actress, dancer and director. She came from a wealthy family, who sent her to music, dancing and acting classes with some of the most prominent teachers in the field. Her performance in a private showing of "Salome" in 1908 created a scandal in conservative Russia when,...
19. Roger Burckhardt
Director | Le premier juré
Roger Burckhardt was born on January 15, 1921 in Mulhouse, Haut-Rhin, France. He was a director and actor, known for Le premier juré (1973), Témoignages (1973) and Die Reise nach Manitoba (1955). He was married to Elvira Schalcher. He died on December 30, 2011 in Venice, Italy.
Actor | La locandiera
Son of co-owner and director of the Teatro Malibran in Venice - Giuseppe Baldanello - and actress Dora Prosdocimi - who assumed the name of Dora Baldanello - began acting in theater in 1922, after leaving the giurisprodenza studies, with the Albertina company Bianchini directed by Albano Mezzetti. ...
Director | I ragazzi della via Paal
Alberto Mondadori was born on December 8, 1914 in Ostiglia, Lombardy, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for I ragazzi della via Paal (1935), Il cuore rivelatore (1934) and Regina della Scala (1937). He died on February 14, 1976 in Venice, Veneto, Italy.
Actress | Voglio vivere così
Margherita Seglin was born on December 10, 1889 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. She was an actress, known for I Live as I Please (1942), 4 passi fra le nuvole (1942) and Trent'anni di servizio (1945). She was married to Carlo Micheluzzi. She died on May 2, 1975 in Venice, Veneto, Italy.
40. Erich Kuby
Writer | Der Mann, der sich verkaufte
Erich Kuby was born on June 28, 1910 in Baden-Baden, Germany. He was a writer and actor, known for Der Mann, der sich verkaufte (1959), Rosemary (1958) and Die Abwerbung (1958). He was married to Susanna Böhme and Edith Schumacher. He died on September 10, 2005 in Venice, Italy.
49. Antonio Canova
Art Department | The Queen's Palaces
Italian sculptor. Considered one of the greatest exponents of Neoclassicism. Among his works are the tombs of popes Clement XIV, and Clement XIII, and statues of Napoléon Bonaparte. In 1815, he was named Minister Plenipotentiary of the Pope, and was tasked with recovering various works of art that ...