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May 6, 1895
Rudolph Valentino (Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Piero Filiberto
Guglielmi was an Italian actor, sex symbol, and early
pop icon. Known as the "Latin Lover", he was one of the most
popular stars of the 1920s, and one of the most recognized stars from
the silent movie era.
Some of his best known roles include the silent films The Sheik
and The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. His untimely death at
age 31 caused mass hysteria among his female fans, propelling him into
Death: August 23, 1926 (age 31), New York City
On August 15, 1926, Valentino collapsed at the Hotel Ambassador in
New York City. He was hospitalized at the Polyclinic in New York and
underwent surgery for a perforated ulcer. The surgery went well and he
seemed to be recovering when peritonitis set in and spread throughout
his body. He died eight days later.
Where is Rudolph Valentino buried?
- Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, California
- Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles,
- Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, California