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Fred Bongusto (1935–2019)

Fred Bongusto was born on April 6, 1935 in Campobasso, Molise, Italy. He was a composer and actor, known for The Cricket (1980), Oh, Serafina! (1976) and Malicious (1973). He was previously married to Gabriella Palazzoli. He died on November 8, 2019 in Rome, Italy. See full bio »


(age 84) in Rome, Italy

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The Cricket Composer
Oh, Serafina! Composer
Malicious Composer
Law of Desire Soundtrack


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On 18 March 2005, the President of the Council, Silvio Berlusconi, presented him with a silver plate to celebrate the 50th anniversary of his musical debut. See more »



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