Enrico ‘Mimmi’ Caruso Jr. (1904–1987) Actor, Singer, Personal Photos and Letters

Enrico ‘Mimmi’ Caruso Jr. (1904–1987) Actor, Singer, Personal Photos and Letters

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Enrico Caruso Jr. was born on Sept 7, 1904. He was an acting professional and article writer, known for La buenaventura (1934), Un cantante de Napoles (1935) and Biography (1987). He passed away on Apr 9, 1987 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Enrico (Mimmi) Caruso Junior (1904-1987) son of the Italian Tenor Signed Sepia Photographs. The photographs are of young Mimmi over a series of years, the first photograph depicting Mimmi as a small boy as photographed by V. Moreschi signed ‘To Dear Madame da Costa with love from Mimmi’, approx 10 x 13.5 cms the second a sepia photograph depicts Caruso Jnr in uniform signed ‘To dear Mrs Da Costa with lots of love Mimmy 14/2/1922 approx 11.5 x 18 cms; the third sepia photograph depicting Caruso Jnr in uniform signed ‘To Dear Madam da Costa with love and wishes Mimmi’ approx 9 x 15; the fourth a half-length sepia photograph signed ‘To dear Madame Da Costa, so as she can remember her little Mimmi as he is today, with love!’ 25/8/28 photographed by Bosworth and finally a sepia portrait of Caruso Jnr signed ‘To my Very Dear Friend Madame. Bertha da Costa with much love Mimmi, approx 25 x 20 cms together with a thank you letter written in his boyish hand dated January 1st 1913. Note: Property of a Lady Madame da Costa – a cherished friend of Enrico Caruso and his family. The younger of Enrico Caruso’s two sons by his long-time relationship with soprano Ada Giachetti (Giachetti was already married, though separated from her husband, and divorce was illegal in Italy at that time), handsome Enrico Caruso, Jr., was a teenager attending military school in America when his father died. After an attempt at becoming a singer/actor himself, he moved on to the business world, becoming a successful investment banker. At the time of his death, he had just completed the book “Enrico Caruso: My Father and My Family.” It had taken him more than twenty years to research and write the book, which was highly praised by both fans and critics. Enrico ‘Mimmi’ Caruso Jr. (1904–1987) Actor, Singer, Personal Photos and Letters

Enrico ‘Mimmi’ Caruso Jr. (1904–1987) Actor, Singer, Personal Photos and Letters

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Enrico Caruso Jr. was born on Sept 7, 1904. He was an acting professional and article writer, known for La buenaventura (1934), Un cantante de Napoles (1935) and Biography (1987). He passed away on Apr 9, 1987 in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. 

Enrico (Mimmi) Caruso Junior (1904-1987) son of the Italian Tenor Signed Sepia Photographs. The photographs are of young Mimmi over a series of years, the first photograph depicting Mimmi as a small boy as photographed by V. Moreschi signed ‘To Dear Madame da Costa with love from Mimmi’, approx 10 x 13.5 cms the second a sepia photograph depicts Caruso Jnr in uniform signed ‘To dear Mrs Da Costa with lots of love Mimmy 14/2/1922 approx 11.5 x 18 cms; the third sepia photograph depicting Caruso Jnr in uniform signed ‘To Dear Madam da Costa with love and wishes Mimmi’ approx 9 x 15; the fourth a half-length sepia photograph signed ‘To dear Madame Da Costa, so as she can remember her little Mimmi as he is today, with love!’ 25/8/28 photographed by Bosworth and finally a sepia portrait of Caruso Jnr signed ‘To my Very Dear Friend Madame. Bertha da Costa with much love Mimmi, approx 25 x 20 cms together with a thank you letter written in his boyish hand dated January 1st 1913.

Note: Property of a Lady Madame da Costa – a cherished friend of Enrico Caruso and his family.

The younger of Enrico Caruso’s two sons by his long-time relationship with soprano Ada Giachetti (Giachetti was already married, though separated from her husband, and divorce was illegal in Italy at that time), handsome Enrico Caruso, Jr., was a teenager attending military school in America when his father died. After an attempt at becoming a singer/actor himself, he moved on to the business world, becoming a successful investment banker. At the time of his death, he had just completed the book “Enrico Caruso: My Father and My Family.” It had taken him more than twenty years to research and write the book, which was highly praised by both fans and critics.

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