Alfredo Le Pera

Alfredo Le Pera

Birth
São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Death 24 Jun 1935 (aged 35)
Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
Burial Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina
Plot Calle 22 y 33 (20 mts. from the Panteón Policial)
Memorial ID 7007659 · View Source
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Lyricist, journalist, playwright, and cinema script writer. Alfredo Le Pera worked very closely to Carlos Gardel in his final years, he wrote the script of nearly all his movies: "Melodía de Arrabal", "Espérame", "La Casa es Seria", "Cuesta Abajo", "El Tango en Broadway", "El día que me quieras", "Tango Bar" and all the songs in them. He died with Gardel in the plane crash at Medellín, Colombia, on June 24, 1935.

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  • Added: 12 Dec 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7007659
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alfredo Le Pera (2 Jun 1900–24 Jun 1935), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7007659, citing Cementerio de la Chacarita, Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina ; Maintained by Find A Grave .