Valentino Mazzola

Valentino Mazzola

Birth
Cassano d'Adda, Città Metropolitana di Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Death 4 May 1949 (aged 30)
Superga, Città Metropolitana di Torino, Piemonte, Italy
Burial Turin, Città Metropolitana di Torino, Piemonte, Italy
Memorial ID 12241261 · View Source
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Professional Soccer Player. He was the leader of the Torino team and captain of the Italian National soccer team. He was one of the 18 players that were killed in the 1949 Superga air disaster. At the time of the crash, the team were returning from Josè Ferreira's farewell match in Lisbon.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 2 Nov 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12241261
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Valentino Mazzola (26 Jan 1919–4 May 1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12241261, citing Cimitero Monumentale di Torino, Turin, Città Metropolitana di Torino, Piemonte, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .