Frank Puglia

Frank Puglia

Linguaglossa, Città Metropolitana di Catania, Sicilia, Italy
Death 25 Oct 1975 (aged 83)
South Pasadena, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Abbey of the Psalms, Sanctuary of Faith, #1250
Memorial ID 7893629 · View Source
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Actor, Opera Singer. Puglia started his career at age 15 when he joined a traveling operetta company. Frank appeared in Italian opera from the age of 13. He came to the U.S. in 1907 and worked in a laundry before joining an Italian language theatre group in New York. In 1921, while appearing on stage, he was spotted by D.W. Griffth and was hired immediately. Puglia played a number of ethnic roles throughout his 150+ films career, as well as frequently playing priests, diplomats and musicians.

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