Danny Aiello was a popular American Actor born on 20 June 1933 in Manhattan, New York, USA. He was an Oscar-nominated actor and best known for his motion pictures like “Moonstruck”, “The Godfather II” and, “Do the Right Thing”. This great actor died on December 12, 2019. Scroll down to know about Danny Aiello Bio, Wiki, Age, Career, Net worth, and death information.
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Danny Aiello Biography
Danny Aiello was the fifth child out of 6 children to his parents. His father’s name is Frances who was a sympathizer and his mother’s name is Daniel Louis Aiello who was a laborer. He was born in 68th Street, Manhattan, New York, USA. Danny attended James Monroe High School. To support his family, he lied his age and worked in the U.S. Army. After serving in the army for 3 years, he returned to New York and did various jobs. Aiello also worked as a nightclub bouncer. Later in early 1970, Danny entered into films.
Danny Aiello Personal Life
In 1955, Danny Aiello married Sandy Cohen. This couple has 4 children, 3 sons, and 1 daughter. Rick Aiello, Jamie Aiello, and Danny Aiello III are sons and Stacey is his daughter. His son Danny Aiello III, a stuntman and actor died in 2010 with Cancer. Michael Kay is the nephew of Danny.
Danny Aiello Professional Career
Danny Aiello started his acting career in the early 1970s. Later he became famous for his role in The Godfather Part II in 1974. In 1980 he did his first Co actor lead role with Jan Michael Vincent in Defiance. Danny played many popular characters and got good recognition. Apart from the acting, he has also got a good name for his singing in some of his movies.
Danny worked and gained all love in award-winning movies like Moonstruck. He was nominated for Oscar awards for his pictures Moonstruck, The Godfather Part II and more. He was active in the film industry from 1973 to 2019 till his death.
Danny Aiello Death
Danny Aiello died on 12 December 2019 in New Jersey. He suffered a lung infection and treated for an illness. However, he died at the hospital after meeting his family on the same day.
Danny Aiello Net worth
Danny Aiello’s Net worth is marked as $ 3 Million at the time of his death in 2019.
Danny Aiello Twitter: twitter.com/TheDannyAiello