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Harrison, George (1943-2001) Angleterre
George Harrison, le plus jeune et le plus discret des Beatles a vécu une partie de sa vie, jusqu'à sa mort, en Suisse dans les environs Bellinzone. N
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Guareschi, Giovanni (1908-1968) Italy
Creator of the DON CAMILLO character, Guareschi chose the excellent lifestyle of the Tessin region, where he could speak his native Italian and still
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Hesse, Hermann (1877-1962) Germany
The writer and 1946 litterature Nobel prize was so fond of the Italian-speaking region where he lived that he used it several times as the setting for
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Palmer, Robert (1949-) UK
The English singer has lived in Switzerland since 1987. Born Alan Palmer in 1949 in Batley, Yorkshire, he spent the majority of his youth on the i
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Pavone, Rita (1945-) Italy
This singer and television presenter lives in the Swiss canton of Ticino with its Mediterranean climate. Rita Pavone was born in Turin in 1945
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Highsmith, Patricia (1921-1995) USA
The American queen of the murder mystery lived in Locarno in the canton of Ticino. Born Mary Patricia Plangman in 1921, in Fort Worth, Texas, she was
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Muti, Ornella (1939-) Italie
Née le 1 février 1939 à Ismailia en Egypte, d'un père napolitain et d'une mère estonienne, Francesca Romana Rivelli a vécu en Suisse durant plusieurs
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Thyssen-Bornemisza, BaronGermany
Heir to the great Thyssen steel fortune, Baron Thyssen-Bornemisza used a splendid villa on the shores of lake Lugano to display some paintings from hi
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Rita Pavone
(1945 - ) Italy
This singer and television presenter lives in the Swiss canton of Ticino with its Mediterranean climate. Rita Pavone was born in Turin in 1945 to family impoverished after the war. At a very young age, she worked as a seamstress for a meager 50 Swiss francs a week. Rita Pavone was little, but she had big dreams of becoming a famous singer. By 15, she had already won the Festa degli Sconosciuti talent contest for undiscovered young artists in Ariccia, near Rome. The organizer Ted >>>
                                                                                                           


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