Sunday, May 11, 2014

Remembering Nestor Cavaricci

Nestor Cavaricci was born on May 11, 1924 in Steubenville, Ohio. Being of Italian decent his family moved to Rome when Nestor was 3. Later he returned to Ohio after marrying Verusca Zangoli in 1948, and having two daughters. He moved back to Rome in 1960, leaving his family in America. He became a character actor specializing in playing police officers. Nestor appeared in over 30 films among which were six Euro-westerns from “Wanted” (1967) with Giuliano Gemma to “Bad Kids of the West” (1973). Nestor died in Rome on June 29, 1991. His most famous role was as Agente Quagliozzi in the long-running fotoromanzi serial Le avventure di Jacques Douglas.
Today we remember Nestor Cavaricci on what would have been his 90th birthday.