Gina Lollobrigida was married to Milko Skofic but they divorced after a few years. Before writing about who her husband was, let us take a look at Gina’s career and successes.
Gina Lollobrigida is a renowned Italian actress, photojournalist and sculptor who captured the hearts of audiences worldwide during the 1950s and 1960s. Born in 1927 in Subiaco, Italy, she began her career as a photojournalist before transitioning to acting in the 1940s.
Gina Lollobrigida’s Career Summary
Lollobrigida quickly made a name for herself in the Italian film industry, starring in films such as “Fanfani Girl” (1949) and “Beauty and the Devil” (1950). In the 1950s, her career took off internationally as she began appearing in Hollywood films like “Trapeze” (1956) and “Solomon and Sheba” (1959) where she starred opposite Yul Brynner. Her striking beauty and screen presence led her to be dubbed the “Italian Marilyn Monroe.”
In addition to her successful acting career, Lollobrigida was also an accomplished sculptor and photojournalist. She began sculpting in the 1960s and had numerous exhibitions of her work in Europe and the United States.
In her later years, Lollobrigida retired from the entertainment industry and focused on her work as a sculptor and photographer. She continues to be remembered as one of the most iconic actresses of the 1950s and 1960s and her legacy lives on through her films and art.
Gina Lollobrigida Dies At Age 95
Lollobrigida died at a clinic in Rome on 16 January 2023. She was 95 years at the time of death. No cause of death has also been reported.
Who Was Gina Lollobrigida’s Husband, Milko Skofic?
Gina Lollobrigida was married once to a Slovenian physician, Milko Skofic and had one child, a son named Milko Jakov Skofic Jr. They were married in 1971 and remained married until their divorce in 1971.
She was known for keeping her personal life private but in recent years has been involved in legal disputes over her heritage and financial assets with her son and others.