Piero Chiara

Screenwriter, Author

1913 – 1986

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Who was Piero Chiara?

Piero Chiara was an Italian writer.

He was born in Luino, on Lake Maggiore into a family of Sicilian origin. Sought by the Fascist milice during World War II, he fled to Switzerland in 1944. He returned to Italy two years later, starting the activity of writer.

His most famous work is La stanza del vescovo of 1976, which was turned into a film by Dino Risi soon afterwards.

He died in Varese in 1986.

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Born
Mar 23, 1913
Luino
Also known as
  • Pierino Angelo Carmelo Chiara
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  • Italy
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Died
Dec 31, 1986
Varese

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on July 23, 2013

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