Is Franco Columbu Living or Dead?

Has Italian bodybuilder and actor Franco Columbu died? Or is he still alive?

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Italian bodybuilder and actor

Franco Columbu is ...

Dead
Born 7 Aug 1941 in Ollolai
Died 30 Aug 2019 in San Teodoro, Sardinia
Age78 years
Causedrowning
Height1.65m (5 ft, 4 in)
Correction?

About Franco Columbu

Francesco Maria Columbu (August 7, 1941 – August 30, 2019) was an Italian bodybuilder, powerlifter, actor, and author. Originally a boxer, Columbu won the Mr. Olympia in 1976 and 1981, and competed in the inaugural edition of the World's Strongest Man in 1977, where he placed fifth. He also had an acting career and authored numerous books on bodybuilding and nutrition. Columbu was inducted into the IFBB Hall of Fame in 2001, and received the Arnold Classic Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009.