Umberto Eco

Umberto Eco
Birth Place:
Alessandria, Italy
January 5, 1932
Death Date:
February 19, 2016 (age 84)
Birth Sign :

He was born on January 05, 1932 (died on February 19, 2016, he was 84 years old) in Alessandria.


Umberto Eco OMRI is an Italian semiotician essayist philosopher literary critic and novelist. He is best known for his groundbreaking 1980 historical mystery novel Il nome della rosa an intellectual mystery combining semiotics in fiction biblical analysis medieval studies and literary theory.
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Where does He lives?

He is living in Alessandria.

Is Umberto Eco still alive?

No, he died on 02/19/2016, 5 years ago. He was 84 years old when he died. Cause of death: pancreatic cancer. He died in Milan

What was Umberto's zodiac sign?

Umberto Eco zodiac sign was capricorn.

When is Umberto Eco's next birthday?

Umberto Eco was born on the , which was a Tuesday


His first feature film was La Notte (1961, as Man at the Party (uncredited)). He was 29 when he starred in this movie. Since 1961, he has appeared in 4 feature films. The last one is We Weren't Just Bicycle Thieves: Neorealism (2013). .

Umberto Eco movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Awards (28)

awarded Honorary doctor of the University of Liège , awarded Doctor honoris causa of Sofia University in 1990 , awarded Strega Prize in 1980 , awarded Cesare Pavese Prize in 2010 ,


He graduated from University Of Turin


Renate Ramge

Renate Ramge

He married with Renate Ramge on Monday, September 24th, 1962. Umberto Eco was 30 years old. Married for 58 years, 11 months.

Who is younger?
Kara Hayward
Kara Hayward


Chelsea Alden
Chelsea Alden

TV Actress

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