Renato Salvatori

Renato Salvatori (20 March 1933 – 27 March 1988) was an Italian actor.

Renato Salvatori
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Salvatori in L'Harem (1967)
Born(1933-03-20)20 March 1933
Seravezza, Italy
Died27 March 1988(1988-03-27) (aged 55)
Rome, Italy
OccupationActor
Years active1952–1981
Spouse(s)Annie Girardot (1962–1988: his death)

Born in Seravezza, Province of Lucca, Salvatori began his career in his teens playing juvenile, romantic roles. After working with directors such as Luchino Visconti, Roberto Rossellini and Vittorio De Sica, he developed into one of Italy's strongest characters actors.

He met French actress Annie Girardot on the set of the film Rocco and His Brothers (1960) and married her on 6 January 1962. They had a daughter, Giulia; later the couple separated but never divorced.

Salvatori died in Rome of cirrhosis of the liver on March 27, 1988, seven days after his 55th birthday.

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