Piovani, Pina

ACTOR (ITALY)
BORN 20 Mar 1897, Roma - DIED 2 Jan 1955, Roma
REAL NAME Crescenzi, Giuseppina
GRAVE LOCATION Roma, Lazio: Cimitero Monumentale del Verano, Piazzale del Verano, 1 (Nuovo Reparto, Gruppo 14 Bis, first floor, row 2, number 76 (loculo))

Pina Piovani started her career with revue and theatre parts performed in the dialiect of Rome. In those days she worked with Aldo Fabrici and Ettore Petrolini. In 1928 she made her movie debut in "Napule... e niente cchiů". From 1940 onwards she mostly played character parts. She had a part in "Gendarmes et Voleurs" ("Cops and Robbers", 1951) and in "Madre di Adriana" (also known as "La Belle Romaine" and "Women of Rome", 1954) she played the mother of Gina Lollobrigida.

She was married to the actor Giulio Battiferri. She died in 1955 in Rome and her ashes were buried at the Cimitero Monumentale al Verano in Rome.

Family
• Husband: Battiferri, Giulio

Related persons
• cooperated with Fabrizi, Aldo

Sources
Internet Movie Database
Pina Piovani — Wikipédia

Images

The grave of Giuglio Battiferri and Pina Piovani at the Cimitero Monumentale al Verano, Rome.
Picture by Androom (28 Feb 2015)

 


Pirkheimer, Willibald

Published: 29 Mar 2015
Last update: 29 Mar 2015