Eleonora Rossi Drago

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Eleonora Rossi Drago
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Rossi Drago in Estate Violenta
Born (1925-09-23)September 23, 1925
Quinto al Mare, Genoa, Italy
Died December 2, 2007(2007-12-02) (aged 82)
Palermo, Sicily, Italy
Cause of death
Cerebral hemorrhage

Eleonora Rossi Drago, born Palmira Omiccioli, (23 September 1925 – 2 December 2007) was an Italian film actress. She was born in Quinto al Mare, Genoa, Italy, and had the leading role in Michelangelo Antonioni's Le amiche. She worked with Pietro Germi in Un maledetto imbroglio. In 1960, for her performance in Valerio Zurlini's Estate violenta she won the best actress prize of the Mar del Plata Film Festival and the Nastro d'argento. In 1964, she appeared in an adaptation of A. J. Cronin's novel, The Citadel. She died in Palermo, Italy.

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