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Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra (5/12/1925 – 9/22/2015)

Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra (5/12/1925 – 9/22/2015) Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra (May 12, 1925 – September 22, 2015) was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) catcher,manager, and coach. He played almost his entire 19-year baseball career (1946–65) for the New York Yankees. He is widely regarded as one of the best catchers in baseball history. He […]

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Danny Aiello – I Only Know who I am When I’m Somebody Else – Great Interview

Danny Aiello – I Only Know who I am When I’m Somebody Else – Great Interview – Daniel Louis “Danny” Aiello, Jr. is an American actor who has appeared in numerous motion pictures, including Once Upon a Time in America, Ruby, The Godfather: Part II, Hudson Hawk, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Moonstruck, Léon: The […]

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Eddie Arcaro – The Best Jockey Ever and he was Italian-American

Everybody Loves Italian Personality – Eddie Arcaro. George Edward Arcaro (February 19, 1916 – November 14, 1997), known professionally as Eddie Arcaro, was an AmericanThoroughbred horse racing Hall of Fame jockey who won more American classic races than any other jockey in history and is the only rider to have won the U.S. Triple Crown twice. […]

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Rachael Ray and an interview with TIME’s 10 Questions

Everybody Loves Italian Personality – Rachael Ray    Rachael Ray (born August 25, 1968) is an American television personality, businesswoman, celebrity chef and author. She hosts thesyndicated daily talk and lifestyle program Rachael Ray, and three Food Network series (30 Minute Meals, Rachael Ray’s Tasty Travels, and $40 a Day). Other programs to her credit include […]

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ELI Personality Umberto Tozzi singing Ti Amo (Click to watch)

Everybody Loves Italian Personality – Umberto Tozzi   In 1968, at the age of 16, Umberto Tozzi joined ‘Off Sound’, one of the many groups that performed in small venues around Turin. InMilan, he met Adriano Pappalardo, with whom he formed a 13-piece band and began a large-scale Italian tour. In 1974 Tozzi had his first […]

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Joseph Barbera – Co-Founder of Hanna Barbera

Joseph Barbera – Premier Cartoonist – Co-Founder of Hanna Barbera –   Joseph Roland “Joe” Barbera – Co-Founder of Hanna / Barbera  born on March 24, 1911 was an Italian-American animator, director, producer, storyboard artist, and cartoon artist, whose film and television cartoon characters entertained millions of fans worldwide for much of the 20th century. Joseph Barbera […]

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