|AUTHOR, ILLUSTRATOR, JOURNALIST (ITALY)|
BORN 31 Dec 1908, Solignano, Emilia-Romagna - DIED 16 Sep 2000, Parma, Emilia-Romagna|
GRAVE LOCATION Parma, Emilia-Romagna: Cimitero della Villetta, Viale della Villetta 29 B (Perimetrale nord camera mortuaria, cellette ossario 6, posto 41 fila 1)
Ubaldo Bertoli led an adventurous life. He volunteered in Cyrenaica, Lybia when he was seventeen years old, he painted billboards in Ethiopia and he fought as a partisan during the Second World War. After the war he worked as a journalist and edited the third page of the "Gazzetta di Parma". In Rome he was the editor of the newspaper "La sera". He was not only a good writer, but also a skillful illustrator. He also published his experiences with the partisans.