Famous Sicilian Americans

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YOUNG FRANK SINATRA
  
FAMOUS SICLIAN AMERICANS 
FRANK SINATRA
JOE DiMAGGIO
AL PACINO
LOUIS PRIMA
LADY GAGA
MARTIN SCORSESE
FRANK ZAPPA
VINCENT SCHIAVELLI
SONNY BONO
CHRIS CHRISTIE
JON BON JOVI (Bongiovi)
LIZA MINNELLI
MARIO CUOMO
ANDREW CUOMO
NANCY SINATRA
JOE MONTANA
CHARLES ATLAS
 
 
“JOLTIN JOE”
 
 
“DiMaggio”
 
Joe D
The Yankee Clipper
and The Greatest Italian-American
Baseball Player of All-Time
Joe DiMaggio
 
SICILIAN
SYLVESTER STALLONE
STEVE TYLER (Tallarico)
CHAZ PALMINTERI
STEVE BUSCEMI
JOHN TURTURRO
FRANK VINCENT
FRANK CAPRA
Richard Castellano (Clemenza)
Charles “LUCKY” Lucciano
BEN GAZZARA
JOE MANTEGNA
SAL MINEO
MARIO PUZO
Britney Spears “Beleive It or Not”
TONY DANZA
Mike PiazzPatti Lupone
Author Daniel Bellino “Z”
“ROCKY”
“SLY”
SYLVESTER STALLONE
 

aka

 

ROCKY

 

Sylvester grew up in Hells Kitchen on the West Side of New York City , NY

 

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AL PACINO

 

BRONX, NEW YORK

 

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Richard Castellano

NEW JERSEY

 

as “CLEMENZA”

 

The GODFATHER

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SUNDAY SAUCE

When Italian-Americans Cook

RECIPE SUNDAY SAUCE alla SINATRA




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MARTIN SCORSESE

 

Family from POLIZZI GENEROSA , SICILY

Marty grew up on Elizabeth Street

LITTLE ITALY

NEW YORK


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Frank Vincent as SALVI in Martin Scorsese’s RAGING BULL

Frank Vincent grew up around Newark, New Jersey, along with his childhood friend Joe Pesci




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SINATRA

Franks Sinatra’s Father Antonio Martino Severio Sinatra

was Born in LERCARA FRIDDI Sicily
her Immigrated to New York and Hoboken, NJ

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LIZA MINNELLI

Liza Minnelli’s father was Famed Director VINCENT MINELLIwho married JUDY GARLAND (Liza’s Mother). Vincent Minnelli was the

Vincent Minelli’s Paternal Grandfather was VINCENZO MINNELLI  of Palermo, Sicily who was a SICILIAN REVOLUTIONARY who was forced to leave SICILY in 1848 with his Brother Dominic.

 

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GRANDMA BELLINO’S COOKBOOK 

RECIPES FROM MY SICILIAN NONNO  

GIUSEPPINA FROM LERCARA FRIDDI SICILY




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The BELLINO’S 

FILLIPO , LUCIA , TONY , GIUSEPPINA SALEMI BELLINO 

Missing From Picture are Brothers Jimmy and Frank and Sisiter Lilly 

LODI , NEW JERSEY 1940

 

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FILLIPO BELLINO 

Of LERCARA FRIDDI , SICILY

Immigrated to NEW YORK 1904

A few Years Later moved to LODI , NEW JERSEY

Where FILLIPO Opened a SHOEMAKER SHOP on MAIN STREET

 

FILLIPO was Father to JAMES, LILLY, FRANK, LUCIA, and TONY

 

Grandfather of Author Daniel Bellino-Zwicke


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Author Daniel Bellino-Zwicke

at TEATRO GRECO

SIRACUSA , SICILY

Best Selling Italian Cookbook Author and Italian Wine Authority, Daniel grew up

in East Rutherford and Carlstadt, New Jersey, before moving to New York City in 1982, making his home in the East Village of New York, before moving to Greenwich Village in 1995.

Daniel lives and writes about Italian-American Food & Culture and about Italy and Italian Food and Wine from all regions of Italy, and especially of the south of Sicily, Napoli, and The Amalfi Coast.

Best Selling Italian Cookbooks by Daniel on Amazon.com





NOT SO FAMOUS SICILIANS

But WONDERFUL PEOPLE NEVER The LESS

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Santo Caruso & his wife Nunzia Pignataro Caruso
On Their WEDDING DAY
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