Primo Carnera Net Worth

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Primo Carnera Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Primo Carnera was born on October 26, 1906 in Sequals, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy. He was an actor, known for Hercules Unchained (1959), The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) and A Kid for Two Farthings (1955). He was married to Giuseppina Kovacic. He died on June 29, 1967 in Sequals.

Date Of BirthOctober 26, 1906, Sequals, Italy
DiedJune 29, 1967, Sequals, Italy
Place Of BirthSequals, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Height6' 7½" (2.02 m)
Weight120 kg
SpouseGiuseppina Kovacic (m. 1939–1967)
Star SignScorpio
1Had two children, a daughter Joan (baptized as Giovanna Maria) and his son Umberto who became a medical doctor in 1972.
2Compiled a professional boxing record of 88-15 with 68 knockout victories.
3Was a professional boxer from 1928-1945.
4Scored 15 first-round knockout victories in his career.
5From December 1929 to June 1930 won 18 straight fights by knockout.
6Was both the World Heavyweight Champion in professional boxing and wrestling.
7In 1933 was successfully sued by SoHo waitress Emilia Tersini for "breach of promise".
8On 10 February 1933 Carnera knocked out Ernie Schaaf in 13 rounds in New York City and Schaaf went into a coma and died a few days later.
9When he fought 184 lb Tommy Loughran on 1 March 1934, the 86 lb weight difference was the greatest ever in a boxing title match.
10He fought in the Italian underground in World War II against the the Nazis and fascist dictator Benito Mussolini until he was captured and interned. He was released by Allied forces after Italy surrendered in 1943.
11World heavyweight boxing champion, 1933-1934.
12Inducted into the World Boxing Hall of Fame, 1990.
13His career as a boxer served as the basis for the book and subsequent movie The Harder They Fall (1956).


The Prizefighter and the Lady1933Carnera
Bombshell1933Primo Carnera - in the Opening Montage (uncredited)
Mr. Broadway1933Primo Camera
The Bigger They Are1931ShortThe Fighter
Ercole e la regina di Lidia1959Anteo, the giant
The Sheriff of Cochise1956-1957TV SeriesOtto Povich
Matinee Theatre1957TV SeriesThe Monster
A Kid for Two Farthings1955Python Macklin
Casanova's Big Night1954Corfa
Prince Valiant1954King Sligon (uncredited)
Il tallone di Achille1952Se Stesso
Mighty Joe Young1949Strongman (uncredited)
Due cuori fra le belve1943Il gran capo dei cannibali
Harlem1943Se stesso
I cavalieri del deserto1942
Sette anni di felicità1942Un poliziotto
La corona di ferro1941Klasa, il servo di Tundra
La figlia del corsaro verde1940El Cabezo
Senza cielo1940Padovan
La nascita di Salomè1940Il lottatore
Vento di milioni1940Caracalla Stone
Traversata nera1939Kees, il muto


The Big Fight: Jack Sharkey vs. Primo Carnera1954Himself
World's Heavyweight Championship: Primo Carnera and Max Baer1934Himself

Archive Footage

Joe Louis: America's Hero... Betrayed2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Biography2005TV Series documentaryHimself
The Sweet Science1999TV Series documentaryHimself
The Great Depression1993TV Series documentaryHimself
ABC's Wide World of Sports1976TV SeriesHimself
Roar of the Crowd1953/IIDocumentaryHimself
The Joe Louis Story1953Himself (uncredited)

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