1990 to 2000
August 15, 1927
Katyna Ranieri (Born 15-8-1927 in Follonica, Italy) had her first hit in 1954 at the Festival di Sanremo with the song "Una canzone da due soldi". She is the wife of the musician Riz Ortolani and the first Italian singer to have performed at the Oscar ceremony in 1964. She has toured in the whole world. Also an actress, she collaborated with Nino Rota on several Federico Fellini movies.