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Zeffirelli, Franco (orig. Gian Franco Corsi)

Born: 1923 AD
Currently alive, at 92 years of age.

Nationality: Italian
Categories: Designers, Producers


1923 - Born on the 12th of February in Florence; birth of an Italian producer, Director, and Stage Designer


1945 - Became a costume designer for stage plays and operas


1950s - Hmerged to becoming a director for stage operas and plays in Milan, New York, and London among other centers


1965 - directed "La Scala under Herbert von Karajan" and "La Boheme"


1967 - "The Taming of the Shrew"


1968 - Produced "Romeo and Juliet"


1982 - Directed "La Traviata"


1990 - Produced the Americanized "Hamlet"


1993 - Also directed the film "Sparrow"


1996 - Did the film "Jane Eyre"


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