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Rudolph Valentino
(same as Rodolpho Valentino, Rudolph Valentine)

Born 10 May 1895 in Castellaneta, Italy, as Rodolpho Gugliemi.
Died 23 August 1926 in New York, New York, USA, of complications from operation for appendicitis and peritonitis.

Married actress Jean Acker, 6 November 1919; divorced, 4 March 1923.
Married designer Natacha Rambova.

References: Website-IMDb.

Book : Valentino: A Dream of Desire by David Bret

Book : The Valentino Mystique: The Death and Afterlife of the Silent Film Idol by Allan R. Ellenberger and Edoardo Ballerini

Book : Dark Lover: The Life and Death of Rudolph Valentino by Emily Leider

Book : Valentino: The First Superstar by Noel Botham

Book : Valentino: The Unforgotten by Tracy Terhune

Book : Valentino Forever: The History of the Valentino Memorial Services by Tracy Terhune

Book : Rudolph Valentino: The Silent Idol: His Life in Pictures by Donna L. Hill

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