Celi, Adolfo b. July 27, 1922 d. February 19, 1986 Actor. He was a popular International character performer best remembered for his role as Emilio Largo in "Thunderball" (1965) and as the Italian race car owner Agostini Manetta in "Grand Prix" (1966). A veteran of over a 100 films, his credits include "Von Ryan's Express" (1965), "The Agony and the Ecstasy" (1965), "Grand Slam" (1967), "Murder in the Rue Morgue" (1971), "The Devil is a Woman" (1974) and "Holocaust 2000" (1977). He also directed several successful South American films such as "...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Messina Town Cemetery, Messina, Provincia di Messina, Sicilia, Italy
Fasola, Archbishop. Francesco b. February 23, 1898 d. July 1, 1988 Roman Catholic Archbishop. Born in northern Italy to a family of farmers of poor economic means, due to which the father, Candido, was forced to leave the country to the United States of America seeking better opportunities, where he remained for approximately ten years, Francesco Fasola entered seminary at an early age on the island of San Giulio and was ordained priest for the diocese of Novara in June 1921. Joining the Oblates of Saints Charles and Gaudentius of Novara, a then reeently...[Read More] (Bio by: Eman Bonnici) Duomo di Messina, Messina, Provincia di Messina, Sicilia, Italy Plot: Next to the image of the Virgin Mary, in accordance with his wishes.
Guarino, Cardinal. Giuseppe b. March 6, 1827 d. September 22, 1897 Roman Catholic Cardinal. A native of Montedoro, Giuseppe Guarino was baptized by his uncle Father Pietro Guarino, who happened to be the local parish priest. Entering seminary in Agrigento, he was ordained priest in September 1849 with a special dispensation having not yet reached the canonical age. Secretary of the Tribunale di Monarchia e Apostolica Legazia of Palermo, between 1861 and 1871 he served as dean of the faculty of canon law at the University of Palermo. Elected Archbishop of...[Read More] (Bio by: Eman Bonnici) Casa Madre Apostole della Sacra Famiglia, Messina, Provincia di Messina, Sicilia, Italy