RIP Fabio Garriba. Italian assistant director, actor and
poet Fabio Garriba died in Verona, Veneto, Italy on August 9th. He was 67. Born
on November 12, 1944 in Soave, Verona, Veneto, Italy, Fabio, the twin brother
of director and actor Mario Garriba appeared in two Euro-westerns “Django’s Cut
Rate Corpses” (1971) [as Garriba Fabio] and “Now They Call Him Sacramtento”
(1972). He was also an assistant director on 1971’s “The Grand Duel”.
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.