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Elsa Martinelli

Female
Born Jan 30, 1935
Age 80
Hometown Grosseto
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Measurements 34-21-34
Nationality American
Other Names Elsa Tia
Eye Color Brown - Light

Elsa Martinelli is an Italian actress and former fashion model. Born Elisa Tia in Grosseto, Tuscany, she moved to Rome with her family and in 1953 was discovered by Roberto Capucci who introduced her to the world of fashion. She became a model and began playing small roles in films. She appeared in Claude Autant-Lara's Le Rouge et le Noir (1954), but her first important film role came the following year with The Indian Fighter opposite Kirk Douglas.… Read More

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  • Willy Rizzo
    Married 1962 - 2013
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  • Count Franco Mancinelli Scotti di San Vito
    Married 1956 - 1965
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  • Oleg Cassini
    Fling 1956
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CHILDHOOD

1935 Birth Born on January 30, 1935.

TEENAGE

1953 18 Years Old Born Elisa Tia in Grosseto, Tuscany, she moved to Rome with her family and in 1953 was discovered by Roberto Capucci who introduced her to the world of fashion. … Read More

TWENTIES

1956 21 Years Old In 1956 she won the Silver Bear for Best Actress at the 6th Berlin International Film Festival for playing the title role in Mario Monicelli's Donatella. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2005 70 Years Old Her most recent appearance was in the 2005 European television series Orgoglio as the Duchessa di Monteforte. … Read More
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