Quotes by Totò

About Totò:

Prince Antonio Griffo Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno Porfirogenito Gagliardi De Curtis di Bisanzio is widely considered one of the greatest Italian artists of the 20th century. While he first gained his popularity as a comic actor, his dramatic roles, his poetry, and his songs are all deemed to be outstanding; his style and a number of his recurring jokes and gestures have become universally known memes in Italy. Writer and philosopher Umberto Eco has thus commented on the importance of Totò in Italian culture:

Author Bio

  • NameTotò
  • DescriptionItalian comedian, actor, and musician
  • AliasesAntonio Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno De Curtis di Bisanzio Gagliardi; Antonio De Curtis
  • BornFebruary 15, 1898
  • DiedApril 15, 1967
  • CountryItaly
  • ProfessionActor; Playwright; Lyricist; Screenwriter; Poet; Writer; Composer