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 Carlo Collodi

Carlo Collodi

Birth
Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Death 26 Oct 1890 (aged 63)
Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Plot Lorenzini Tomb
Memorial ID 9904286 · View Source
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Author. Real name Carlo Lorenzini. Born in Florence, he took his pen name from his mother's native village. He worked for many years as a journalist and began writing fairy tales in 1856. Collodi's book "The Adventures of Pinocchio" (1883) is one of the most famous children's stories of all time. It has been filmed several times, notably by Walt Disney in 1940. Collodi never married.

Bio by: Bobb Edwards


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Bobb Edwards
  • Added: 15 Nov 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9904286
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carlo Collodi (24 Nov 1826–26 Oct 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9904286, citing Cimitero Monumentale Delle Porte Sante, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .