Corrado Gaipa

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Corrado Gaipa
Corrado Gaipa 59.jpg
Gaipa in 1959
Born (1924-03-13)March 13, 1924
Palermo, Sicily
Died September 21, 1989(1989-09-21) (aged 65)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1969-84

Corrado Gaipa (March 13, 1924 - September 21, 1989) was an Italian actor and voice actor.

Born in Palermo, Sicily, Gaipa enrolled in the Silvio d’Amico Academy of Dramatic Arts, graduating in 1946.[1] He appeared in many Italian films, notably playing Don Tommasino in Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather.[1] Also active on stage, radio and television, he was mainly active as a voice actor and a dubber. He was in a wheelchair. [1] At the time of his death, he had just signed to reprise the role of Don Tommasino in The Godfather Part III.[1]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d "E' morto Corrado Gaipa". La Repubblica. September 23, 1989. p. 37. Retrieved 20 December 2014.