Tuesday, July 27, 2021

RIP Gianni Nazzaro


Italian pop singer and actor Gianni Nazzaro died at the Gemelli Polyclinic in Rome on July 27, 2021. He was 72. Born in Naples on October 27, 1948, he’s best remembered for his 1970s hit Quanto è bella lei. He also performed at the San Remo Festival six times. He appeared as a performer in the 1966 Euro-musical western “A Fistful of Songs”.

Spaghetti Western Location ~ “Johnny Hamlet”

The first photo is from 1967’s “Johnny Hamlet”. It starred Andrea Giordana (aka Chip Corman) and was directed by Enzo Castellari. It was reissued in 1981 as “The Wild and the Dirty”. The photo was taken in Guadix, Spain.

The second shot was of the same location in 2021.