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Famous People Named Gino

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Gino in the world? Our list of celebrities named Gino includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Ginos below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Gino, actors named Gino, and much more. Gino Marchetti, Gino Cappelletti, and Gino Hernandez are only a few of the well-known people named Gino on this list.
  • American football player


    BirthplaceSmithers, West Virginia

    Gino John Marchetti (January 2, 1926 – April 29, 2019) was a professional American football player in the National Football League. A defensive end, he played in 1952 for the Dallas Texans and from...  more

    #195 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever#22 of 96 The Greatest Defensive Ends of All Time#81 of 432 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

  • Actor, American football player


    BirthplaceKeewatin, Minnesota, United States of America

    Gino Cappelletti (born March 26, 1934) is an American former professional football player. He played college football for the Minnesota Golden Gophers and was a star in the American Football League...  more
  • AgeDec. at 28 (1957-1986)

    Charles Eugene Wolfe Jr. (August 8, 1957 – February 2, 1986) was an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Gino Hernandez. He is best known for his appearances with the...  more

    #256 of 448 The Greatest Pro Wrestlers of All Time#66 of 69 Professional Wrestlers Who Died Young

  • Conductor, Songwriter


    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Gino Vannelli (born June 16, 1952) is a Canadian rock singer and songwriter who had several hit songs in the 1970s and 1980s. His best-known singles included "I Just Wanna Stop" (1978) and "Living...  more
  • American football player


    BirthplaceUSA, California, Pinole

    Gino Louis Torretta (born August 10, 1970) is a former American college and professional football player who was a quarterback in the National Football League (NFL) for five seasons. He played...  more

    #43 of 62 The Best Miami Football Players of All Time#85 of 85 The Best Heisman Trophy Winners of All Time#112 of 130 The Greatest College Football Quarterbacks of All Time

  • Ice Hockey Player


    BirthplaceManiwaki, Canada

    Wayne Gino Odjick (born September 7, 1970) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey left winger who played twelve seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1990–91 to 2001–02 for the...  more
  • Professional Road Racing Cyclist

    AgeDec. at 85 (1914-2000)

    BirthplaceFlorence, Italy

    Gino Bartali (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdʒiːno ˈbartali]; 18 July 1914 – 5 May 2000), nicknamed Gino the Pious and (in Italy) Ginettaccio, was a champion road cyclist. He was the most renowned...  more

    #427 of 1,316 The Best Athletes Of All Time#1022 of 1,347 Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle

  • Celebrity chef, Entrepreneur


    BirthplaceNaples, Italy

    Gennaro "Gino" Sheffield D'Acampo (born July 1976) is an Italian celebrity chef and media personality based in the United Kingdom, best known for his food-focused television shows and...  more
  • Film Score Composer
    Gino Banks is the child of Louis Banks....  more
  • Gino Severini (7 April 1883 – 26 February 1966) was an Italian painter and a leading member of the Futurist movement. For much of his life he divided his time between Paris and Rome. He was...  more
  • Stunt Performer, Actor
    Gino Lucci is an actor and stunt performer....
  • AgeDec. at 89 (1893-1982)

    BirthplaceFlorence, Italy

    Gino Corrado (9 February 1893 – 23 December 1982) was an Italian-born film actor. He appeared in nearly 400 films between 1916 and 1954, almost always in small roles as a character actor. He was...  more
  • Keyboard player

    AgeDec. at 44 (1944-1989)

    BirthplaceOrange, New Jersey, USA

    Eugene "Gino" Piserchio (September 5, 1944 – March 22, 1989) was an American actor, composer and musician. Piserchio was noted for being an accomplished musician. He was one of the first musicians to...  more
  • Conductor, Composer

    AgeDec. at 63 (1882-1945)

    BirthplacePalermo, Italy

    Gino Marinuzzi (24 March 1882 – 17 August 1945) was an Italian conductor and composer, particularly associated with the operas of Wagner and the Italian repertory....  more
  • Singer-songwriter, Artist


    BirthplaceMonfalcone, Italy

    Gino Paoli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdʒiːno ˈpaːoli]; born 23 September 1934 in Monfalcone) is an Italian singer-songwriter. He is a seminal figure who has written a number of songs widely regarded...  more
  • Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Gino Conforti (born January 30, 1932) is an American actor of Italian descent, best known for his television roles....  more
  • Virginio Peter Pariani (February 21, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri – May 9, 2007) was an American soccer striker. He earned 5 caps and scored 1 goal for the United States men's national soccer team,...  more
  • Actor, Voice acting

    AgeDec. at 72 (1901-1974)

    BirthplaceBologna, Italy

    Gino Cervi (Italian pronunciation: [ˈdʒiːno ˈtʃɛrvi]; 3 May 1901 – 3 January 1974) was an Italian actor....  more
  • Film Score Composer, Guitarist


    BirthplaceMilan, Italy

    Gino Santercole (21 November 1940 – 8 June 2018) was an Italian singer/songwriter, guitarist, and actor. He was well known for his breakthrough hit "Questo vecchio pazzo mondo" ("This old crazy...  more
  • Puroresu, Actor


    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Miami

    Gino Galento is an actor....  more
  • Baseball player, Actor

    AgeDec. at 81 (1929-2011)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

    Gino Nicholas Cimoli (December 18, 1929 – February 12, 2011) was an American professional baseball outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Brooklyn / Los Angeles Dodgers, St....  more
  • Gino Quilico O.C. (born April 29, 1955) is a Canadian operatic baritone.Quilico was born in Flushing, New York in 1955, the son of baritone Louis Quilico and pianist Lina Pizzolongo. He studied at...  more
  • Special Effects Make-up, Actor
    Gino Crognale is a makeup artist, a special effects artist and an actor....  more
  • Opera Singer, Actor

    AgeDec. at 79 (1913-1993)

    BirthplaceFlorence, Italy

    Gino Bechi (16 October 1913 – 2 February 1993) was an Italian operatic baritone, particularly associated with the Italian repertory, especially in Verdi roles. ...  more
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