Italian movie actresses died when they were 70

Here are 2 famous actresses from Italy died at 70:

Lilla Brignone

Lilla Brignone (August 23, 1913 Rome-March 24, 1984 Rome) otherwise known as Adelaide Brignone or Lilla Adelaide Brignone was an Italian actor and film producer.

She began her career as a stage actress in the 1930s and made her film debut in 1941. Brignone went on to have a prolific acting career starring in over 60 films. She also worked as a film producer, producing a number of films in the 1950s and 60s.

Brignone was known for her versatility as an actress, playing a range of characters from dramatic roles to comedic ones. She won critical acclaim for her performances in films such as Federico Fellini's "La Dolce Vita" (1960) and Luchino Visconti's "The Leopard" (1963).

In addition to her work in film, Brignone was also a prominent figure in Italian television. She appeared in several popular TV series throughout the 1970s and 80s.

Brignone was a beloved and respected figure in Italian cinema and was awarded numerous honors throughout her career. She was posthumously awarded the Golden Globe Award for Best Italian actress in 1985.

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Miranda Campa

Miranda Campa (January 31, 1914 Geneva-December 6, 1984 Rome) also known as Liliana Campa Capodaglio was an Italian actor and voice actor.

She was born to Italian parents in Geneva, Switzerland but grew up in Italy. Miranda Campa began her acting career in the 1930s as a stage actress in various Italian theatrical productions. She later transitioned to screen acting, making her debut in the 1936 film, "The Man with the Claw".

Throughout her career, Campa appeared in over 50 films and television series, including her role in the 1950 film, "Luchino Visconti's La Ronde". Among her notable voice acting works were the Italian dubs of classic films such as "Gone with the Wind" and "Casablanca".

Campa was also involved in the Italian Resistance during World War II, and later received recognition for her role in the resistance effort. She continued acting until her death in Rome in 1984, leaving behind a legacy as one of the most prolific Italian actresses of the 20th century.

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