Raffaella Carrà

Italian singer, actress and television presenter (1942-2021)

Raffaella Maria Roberta Pelloni (18 June 1943 – 5 July 2021), better known as Raffaella Carrà (Italian: [raffaˈɛlla karˈra]), was an Italian singer, dancer, television presenter and actress. She was known for her 1976 album Forte forte forte. Her best known song was "A far l'amore comincia tu". Carrà starred in Caesar the Conqueror and Von Ryan's Express.

Raffaella Carrà
Born
Raffaella Maria Roberta Pelloni

(1943-06-18)18 June 1943
Died5 July 2021(2021-07-05) (aged 78)
Rome, Italy
Cause of deathLung cancer
Occupations
  • Showgirl
  • television personality
  • dancer
  • singer
  • actress
  • radio host
  • television writer
  • television host
  • model
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Labels

Carrà died on 5 July 2021 in Rome of lung cancer, aged 78.[1][2]

References

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  1. "Addio a Raffaella Carrà, aveva 78 anni". Rai News. 5 July 2021. Retrieved 5 July 2021.
  2. "Morta Raffaella Carrà, aveva 78 anni. Japino: "È andata dove il suo straordinario talento risplenderà per sempre"". Il Fatto Quotidiano. 5 July 2021.