BORN 16 Dec 1877, Milano, Lombardia - DIED 4 Mar 1951, Roma, Lazio|
BIRTH NAME Galli, Clotilde Anna Maria
GRAVE LOCATION Milano, Lombardia: Cimitero Monumentale, Piazzale Cimitero Monumentale (Necropoli Giardino 1B, numero 1)
Dina Galli was the daughter of the actress Ernestina Nesti. As a child, she debuted on the stage in Milan. In 1900 she was engaged as the leading actress at the Talli-Gramatica-Calabresi. She worked for several acting companies before she made her film debut in 1914 in a silent movie directed by Nino Oxilia.
During the First Worl War she served as a volunteer in hospitals, where she entertained wounded soldiers as a puppeteer. In 1935 she was very successful in Giuseppe Adami's comedy "Felicita Colombo" and in 1937 she played in Mario Mattoli's movie of the same name. She died in Rome in 1951.