Vittorio Gassman born on 1 September 1922 in Genoa. He is a citizen of Italy and Kingdom of Italy. Vittorio Gassman was educated at Accademia Nazionale d'Arte Drammatica Silvio D'Amico. He is a related to Ugo Pagliai, Sabrina Knaflitz and Leo Gassmann. He died on 29 June 2000 in Rome from a myocardial infarction at age 77 years, 9 months.
He was an Italian actor and director known for his work on Il sorpasso, Big Deal on Madonna Street, March on Rome, Scent of a Woman and Life Is a Bed of Roses.
Vittorio Gassman has had four spouses: Shelley Winters, Nora Ricci, Diletta D'Andrea and Juliette Mayniel. He has two children Alessandro Gassman and Paola Gassman.
Vittorio Gassman has worked as a film director, television actor, screenwriter, stage actor and film actor. He has has won Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor, Donostia Award, Princess of Asturias Award for the Arts, David di Donatello for Best Actor, David di Donatello Award for Lifetime Achievement, Nastro d'Argento for Best Actor, Nastro d'Argento for Best Supporting Actor, Mar del Plata Film Festival, Montreal World Film Festival, Silver seashell for best actor, Taormina Film Fest, Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievements, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic and Grand Officer of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic. He has (had) the following medical conditions: mental depression.
He is also known as Vittorio Gassmann and Il Mattatore.
In the later stages of his life, Gassman suffered from bipolar disorder and on 29 June 2000, Gassman died of a heart attack in his sleep at his home in Rome at the age of 77. He was buried at Campo Verano.