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Mina

Biography

Prolific singer nicknamed “The Queen of Screamers” whose many chart-topping albums, including Studio room Uno and Baby Gate, produced her one of the primary brands in Italian music history. She became a feeling in the 60’s and 70’s on her behalf three-octave vocal range and sensual “poor girl” picture. She was a competitive swimmer for the sports activities membership Canottieri Baldesio as an adolescent. Because of the prevailing conventional attitudes of that time period, her pregnancy from wedded professional Corrado Pani triggered her to become prohibited from Italian Television and radio in 1963. Her true name is certainly Anna Maria Quaini. She wedded Swiss cardiologist Eugenio Quaini in 2006. She’s famous children called Massimiliano Pani and Benedetta Mazzini from prior romantic relationships. Her cover of Jody Miller’s “He Strolls Like a Guy” became the biggest-selling Italian one of 1964.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth March 25, 1940
Place Of Birth Italy
Profession Pop Singer
Spouse Eugenio Quaini, Virgilio Crocco
Parents Akira Myoui
Awards CWA New Blood Dagger, Barry Award for Best British Crime Novel
Movies Laro Sa Baga, The Last Virgin, Ate, Two Timer, Mano Po, Three, Minsan Pa, The Inmate, My Ex and Whys, Shake, Rattle & Roll VII, Shake, Rattle & Roll XIII, The Flor Contemplacion Story, Super Ranger Kids, Shake Rattle and Roll 6, Kahapon, may Dalawang Bata, Tumbok, Girlfriend for Hire, Menor de Edad, Singles, Curacha: A Woman Without Rest
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#Fact
1She has recently released an LP in which she sings together with Adriano Celentano.
2Supports Inter Milan.
3Liza Minnelli is a fan of hers.
4Married Eugenio Quaini after being together for 25 years.
5Her stage career lasted from 1958 to 1978. She continues to sing but never appears live.
6Mother of Benedetta Mazzini and Massimiliano Pani.
7Pop Singer


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Weihnachts-Männer2015TV Movie performer: "Mele Kalikimaka"
The Goodbye Girl2013Short performer: "Caro Mio Ben"
Gent de paraula2010-2012TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Den skaldede frisør2012"Tintarella Di Luna" / performer: "Tintarella Di Luna"
At the Movies2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
No me la puc treure del cap2012TV Series performer - 1 episode
La kryptonite nella borsa2011performer: "Quand'Ero Piccola"
Baciato dalla fortuna2011performer: "Carne viva"
Banda sonora2007-2011TV Series performer - 4 episodes
Passione2010performer: "CARMELA"
Matrimoni e altri disastri2010performer: "Un bacio è troppo poco", "Soli"
50 años de2010TV Series performer - 1 episode
Nine2009performer: "Conversazione"
Qwerty2008TV Series performer - 1 episode
Plauto, recuerdo distorsionado de un tonto eventual2004performer: "Amore"
The Life: What's Your Pleasure?2004performer: "Il Pazzo"
Ginger and Cinnamon2003performer: "Ta Ra Ta Ta"
Facing Windows2003performer: "Chihuahua"
I'm Not Scared2003performer: "Parole parole", "Se telefonando"
L'ultimo bacio2001performer: "Se Tu Non Fossi Qui"
Così ridevano1998performer: "Un buco nella sabbia"
Monella1998performer: "Folle Banderuola", "Nessuno", "Vorrei Sapere Perché"
Tohuwabohu1995TV Series performer - 1 episode
Un paradiso1994Short performer: "Grande grande grande"
Le buttane1994performer: "L'eclisse Twist"
Quelli che... il calcio1993TV Series performer: "Fever"
Il ladro di bambini1992performer: "Notte di San Valentino"
Goodfellas1990performer: "This World We Live In"
Matador1986performer: "Espérame en el cielo"
Gran bollito1977performer: "Vita Vita"
La sculacciata1974performer: "Fa Presto, Fa Piano"
No Way Out1973"Vorrei che fosse amore"
Death Walks at Midnight1972performer: "Valentina Controluce"
La morte risale a ieri sera1970performer: "I giorni che ci appartengono", "Incompatibile"
Io, Emmanuelle1969performer: "Emmanuelle"
Sissignore1968performer: "Attimo per attimo"
Per amore... per magia...1967performer: "L'elisir 'Tirati su'"
The 10th Victim1965performer: "Spiral Waltz"
Io la conoscevo bene1965performer: "Eclisse Twist", "Addio", "E se domani"
Appuntamento in Riviera1962performer: "Renato Renato", "Mi viene la voglia" aka "Vola Vola Da Me"
Das haben die Mädchen gern1962performer: "Fiesta Brasiliana"
Universo di notte1962performer: "Un tale"
La voglia matta1962performer: "Due notte"
L'Eclisse1962performer: "L'eclisse Twist"
Io bacio... tu baci1961performer: "Le mille bolle blu", "Passione", "Serafino campanaro", "Chou Chou", "Il cielo in una stanza", "Io bacio... tu baci..."
Mina... fuori la guardia1961performer: "Le Mille Bolle Blu", "Confidenziale", "Due note", "Na sera 'e Maggio"
The Assassin1961performer: "Come sinfonia"
Girl with a Suitcase1961performer: "Folle banderuola", "Il cielo in una stanza", "Tintarella di luna", "Una zebra a pois"
Appuntamento a Ischia1960performer: "La nonna Magdalena", "Il cielo in una stanza", "Una zebra a pois"
Risate di gioia1960performer: "Una zebra a pois", "Tintarella di Luna"
L'Avventura1960performer: "Mai" - uncredited
Howlers of the Dock1960performer: "Nessuno", "Vorrei sapere perchè", "Tintarella di Luna", "Whisky"
Juke box - Urli d'amore1959performer: "Tintarella di luna", "Mai", "Splish splash"
Mogli pericolose1958performer: "No, non ha fine", "Nessuno", "Pesci rossi", "Coriandoli"

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rabete1969
Totò Ye Ye1967TV Movie
Per amore... per magia...1967Alchesade
Silvester Show1964TV MovieSinger
Appuntamento in Riviera1962Mina
Das haben die Mädchen gern1962Mina
Io bacio... tu baci1961Marcella Cocchi
Mina... fuori la guardia1961Valeria
I Teddy boys della canzone1960Minuccia
Madri pericolose1960Nicky Improta
Howlers of the Dock1960Mina
Juke box - Urli d'amore1959Singer (as Mina e i Solitari)

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Life: What's Your Pleasure?2004song music
La sculacciata1974Opening Theme / singer

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mina Celentano: Se Mi Ami Davvero2016Short

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Unici Mina D'altro canto2013TV Movie documentary
Concours eurovision1970TV MovieHerself
Esta noche con...1970TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Der goldene Schuß1970TV SeriesSinger
Concours eurovision1969TV MovieHerself
Noches de Europa1969TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Rom aktuell1969TV Series documentaryHerself - Singer
Gran premio1967TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
Especial Nochevieja 19651966TV MovieHerself
Stasera Rita1966TV MovieHerself - Singer
Amigos del martes1964TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest
38-24-361963Herself
Universo di notte1962Herself
Studio Uno1961TV SeriesHerself - Host (1961-1966)
San Remo: The Big Challenge1960Herself
Appuntamento a Ischia1960Herself
Canzonissima1958TV SeriesHerself - Host (1968)

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Donne nel mito: Mina2015Documentary shortHerself
Colpo di scena2014TV SeriesHerself
At the Movies2012TV SeriesHerself
No me la puc treure del cap2012TV SeriesHerself
Via Dalma2011TV MovieHerself
Banda sonora2011TV SeriesHerself
19602010DocumentaryHerself
Passione2010
Vita da Star: Cristiano Malgioglio2008TV Movie documentaryHerself
La tierra de las 1000 músicas2005TV Series documentaryHerself
Festival1970-1974TV SeriesHerself - Musical Guest

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