Valentina Cortese

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Valentina Cortese
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Cortese in 1942
Born 1 January 1923 (1923-01-01) (age 94)
Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Occupation Actress
Years active 1941-1993
Spouse(s) Richard Basehart (1951-60, divorced); 1 child

Valentina Cortese (born 1 January 1923) is an Italian actress. She was known for her roles in The Glass Mountain, Thieves' Highway, The House on Telegraph Hill, and in The Barefoot Contessa. She was a BAFTA Award in 1973 and was nominated for an Academy Award in 1975 for her role in Night for Day.[1]

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