Mike Nicholas Salvatore Bongiorno

Mike Nicholas Salvatore Bongiorno

New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 8 Sep 2009 (aged 85)
Monte Carlo, Monaco
Burial Novara, Provincia di Novara, Piemonte, Italy
Plot Family plot
Memorial ID 41756144 · View Source
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Host. Born Michael Nicholas Salvatore Bongiorno.He started working in italian tv in 1950s. His nickname was "the king of quiz". He was one of the most famous hosts in Italy.
His body was stolen on january 25th 2011 and found on December 8th 2011 in a field of Vittuone (near Milan).
Following its recovery, Mike's body was cremated at the Monumental Cemetery of Turin. His sons took his remains to Milan, where they will rest until they are dispersed on the Cervino, Mike's favorite mountain.

Thank you to Laura Ferretti for sponsoring Mike Bongiorno's memorial

Thank you to Thank you to Eman Bonnici for images

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  • Created by: L
  • Added: 9 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41756144
  • laura from Italy
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mike Nicholas Salvatore Bongiorno (26 May 1924–8 Sep 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41756144, citing Dagnente Cemetery, Novara, Provincia di Novara, Piemonte, Italy ; Maintained by L (contributor 47109878) .