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Gina Lollobrigida

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Gina Lollobrigida’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Gina Lollobrigida

Place Of Birth

Subiaco , Italy

Age

95 years old

Birth Date

July 03, 1927

Star Sign

Gemini

Gina Lollobrigida Facts

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Actor, Photojournalist, Sculptor

Net Worth

$20 million

Children

Andrea Milko Skofic Jr

Siblings

Giuliana Lollobrigida, Fernanda Lollobrigida, Maria Lollobrigida

Height

1.7m (5'4"")

Nationality

Italian

Chinese Year

Year of the Rabbit

About Gina Lollobrigida 

Gina Lollobrigida is best known as an Italian actress, sculptor, and photojournalist.
Gina Lollobrigida became famous in the '50s and '60s for her successful modeling career as well as her acting roles. She was born and brought up in Subiaco, Italy, and was raised single-handedly by her father.
She started her career as a model quite early in her life and then went on to become the runner-up of beauty contest, Miss Italia. After this, she gained international fame, especially through the European press. She was also offered many chances to feature in Hollywood movies, which she initially turned down. She started her acting career in 1952 and worked with some great artists such as Sean Connery, Humphrey Bogart, and Frank Sinatra.
Gina Lollobrigida is also famous for the many people with whom she has been in a relationship. The last time that she was engaged to marry someone was when she was already over 70 years old, which also gathered media attention.
Keep reading to know more about Gina Lollobrigida, her film career, and her personal life!

Gina Lollobrigida Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Gina Lollobrigida’s net worth?

Gina Lollobrigida has had a successful career in all the fields that she has ventured into. She was successful as an actress. After she quit acting, she took up photojournalism and sculpting, which also worked well for her. In the course of her immensely successful career, she also amassed great fortunes. According to estimations, her net worth is around $20 million.

How much does Gina Lollobrigida earn per year?

The exact figure of the annual income of Gina Lollobrigida is not known.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Gina Lollobrigida?

Gina Lollobrigida is 5 ft 5 in (165 cm) tall.

How old is Gina Lollobrigida?

Gina Lollobrigida was born on July 4, 1927. She is currently 94 years old and will turn 95 in July 2022. She continually shocks the world with just how youthful she still looks. She has made some media appearances in the past few years.

Childhood And Education

Gina Lollobrigida was named Luigina Lollobrigida at birth. She was one of the four daughters that were raised by her father. According to the actress, her father made a living out of making and selling furniture. The names of her sisters were Maria, Giuliana, and Fernanda.
Gina Lollobrigida started her career as a model very early in her life. She then started appearing in beauty contests, and gained ultimate fame when she became a runner-up of Miss Italia.
Very little is known about her educational background.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is Gina Lollobrigida dating?

Gina Lollobrigida has been married only once in her life. She married Milko Skofic in 1949 and the couple divorced in 1971. She had one child from the marriage and named him Andrea Milko Skofic Jr. Andrea was born in 1957.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Gina Lollobrigida is best known for her career as an Italian actress. She entered the industry through her career as a model and eventually started starring in movies. She has worked alongside great artists of the period such as Howard Hughes and Rock Hudson. In a TV series named 'Falcon Crest', she had a very notable recurring role. She played the role of Francesca Gioberti, a role originally written for Italian actress, Sophia Loren, who had turned it down.

Charity Work

Gina Lollobrigida recently sold her jewelry collection and donated $5 million of its proceeds to aid in the process of stem cell research. She is also known for supporting the National Italian American Foundation.

What awards has Gina Lollobrigida won?

The National Italian American Foundation gave Gina Lollobrigida a Lifetime Achievement Award. She has also received two Nastro d’Argento awards. Interestingly, she has won a total of six Bambi Awards in her life. She has also won the David di Donatello award three times.

Other Interesting Gina Lollobrigida Facts And Trivia

  • Gina Lollobrigida was born and brought up in Italy.
  • She was born in Subiaco, Italy and was raised along with her four sisters.
  • Gina Lollobrigida started her modeling career at a very young age.
  • She became famous for becoming the runner-up of a beauty contest named Miss Italia.
  • Following her success in the beauty contest, she was given the chance to appear in multiple Italian and American movie roles.
  • She also played a part in a theater role. The name of the play in which she appeared was 'Santarellina'.
  • She has also starred in a French movie. The name of this famed movie was 'Fanfan La Tulipe'.
  • She then worked with established artists such as Humphrey Bogart and Jennifer Jones in an English language film named 'Beat The Devil'.
  • Gina Lollobrigida is also known for working with Anthony Quinn in the early and original version of the movie 'The Hunchback Of Notre Dame'.
  • She has also worked with Rock Hudson in a romantic comedy film named 'Come September'.
  • Gina Lollobrigida briefly tried to enter the Italian political scene but was unsuccessful in her attempt.
  • Gina Lollobrigida has only one child, named Andrea Milko Skofic Jr.
  • She and her son recently made news as the two of them became engaged in a court case.
  • Andrea Milko Skofic Jr. registered a case in court, claiming that his mother was unable to manage finances and that he should be given the responsibilities instead.
  • While Gina Lollobrigida did win the case, she was unsuccessful in keeping her money from getting robbed by her ex-chauffeur.
  • Gina Lollobrigida is also known for an exclusive interview that she got with Fidel Castro.
  • She ended her career as an Italian actress in order to pursue a career as a photojournalist.
  • According to the actress, she had only become an artist 'by accident'. She is also a sculptor.
  • In 'The Hunchback Of Notre Dame', she worked alongside Anthony Quinn.
  • In the prime of her career, there were rumors of a rivalry between her and Sophia Loren.
  • Gina Lollobrigida has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  • In 1999, she was nominated Goodwill Ambassador of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization.
  • She is the author of 'Italia Mia'. The book is a collection of photographs from Italy.
  • The actress was about 41 years old when she starred in 'Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbel'.

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