Ben Gazzara Biography, Facts & Life Story

Ben Gazzara American Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Stage Actor

Quick Facts

Known ForBen Gazzara


Full Name:Biagio Anthony Gazzarra

Profession:Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Stage Actor


Date of Birth:August 28, 1930

Date of Death:February 3, 2012

Place of Death:Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, United States

Cause of Death:Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, United States

Birthplace:Manhattan, New York, United States

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 8 inches (1.79 m)

Weight:58 kg (127 lbs)


Hair Color:Blonde

Eye Color:Brown

Ben Gazzara Education


College: The City College of New York

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Ben Gazzara Career

Profession: Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Stage Actor

Known For: Ben Gazzara

Debut TV Series/Movie: The Strange One (1957)

Salary: Under Review

Net Worth: USD $20 million approx

Family & Relatives

Father: Antonio Gazzarra

Mother: Angelina Cusumano

Brother(s): Anthony Gazzara

Sister(s): None

Marital Status: Married

Wife/Girlfriend: Elke Stuckmann (m. 1982–2012), Janice Rule (m. 1961–1979), Louise Erickson (m. 1951–1957)

Children: 2

Son(s): None

Daughter(s): Danja Gazzara, Elizabeth Gazzara

Ex Girlfriends:

Elke Stuckmann (1982 – 2012)
Janice Rule (1961 – 1982)
Louise Erickson (1951 – 1957)
Audrey Hepburn (1968)
Elaine Stritch (1958 – 1960)
Joanna Moore (1957)

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