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Rudolph Valentino

Rudolph Valentino
Photo: Unknown photographer / Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

Birth Date

May 6, 1895


August 23, 1926



Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 9 in | 175 cm


71 kg | 156 lbs

Shoe size

Not available

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Rodolfo Pietro Filiberto Raffaello Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguolla, known professionally as Rudolph Valentino was born in Castellaneta, Apulia, Italy, on May 6, 1895, was an Italian actor.

Young Rudolph Valentino first started performing as a taxi dancer at Maxim's Restaurant-Cabaret in New York City.

He began his acting career in several silent films in small roles.

Rudolph's breakthrough performance came as Julio Desnoyers in silent epic war film The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1921).

Rudolph Valentino Height and Weight

How tall was Rudolph Valentino and what was his weight? Rudolph Valentino's height was 5' 9" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 175 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight was 156 іn pоunds or 71 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

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He played Sheik Ahmed Ben Hassan in silent romantic drama films: The Sheik (1921) and The Son of the Sheik (1926).

Blood and Sand (1922) silent drama as Juan Gallardo

Beyond the Rocks (1922) silent romantic drama as Lord Hector Bracondale

The Eagle (1925) silent action comedy drama as Lt. Vladimir Dubrovsky

Moran of the Lady Letty (1922) silent adventure drama as Ramon Laredo

Cobra (1925) silent drama as Count Rodrigo Torriani

The Conquering Power (1921) silent romantic drama as Charles Grandet

Camille (1921) silent drama as Armand Duval


Attended agricultural school in Genoa, Italy.

Had one older brother, Alberto also younger sister, Maria and older sister, Beatrice.

Had Italian and French ancestry.

He was given nickname 'The Latin Lover'.

He was posthumously awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6164 Hollywood Boulevard in 1960.

He recorded two songs for Brunswick Records:

"Kashmiri Love Song" from The Sheik (1921)

"El Relicario" from Blood and Sand (1922).

Published book of poetry, "Day Dreams" in 1923.

Rudolph's death caused mass hysteria among his female fans.

Valentino died on August 23, 1926, Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, at the age of 31.


He was married to Natacha Rambova (1923-1926) and Jean Acker (1919-1923).


He dated Marion Benda (1926), Nita Naldi (1926), Vilma Bánky (1925) and Pola Negri (1925-1926).