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Achille Porcasi

Full name: Achille Porcasi
Gender: Male
Born: January 18, 1864 in Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Died: August 29, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Achille Porcasi was born in Palermo, Sicily. His father’s name was also that of a Greek hero, Hercules Porcasi. He was a graduate of the conservatory in Naples. He first came to the United States in the late 1890s where he conducted an Italian band in Buffalo. Later he moved to St. Louis. He married Nellie Wilcox (*1885) from Michigan on 3 September 1913, probably his second wife, and they later settled in California, where Achille Porcasi died in Los Angeles in 1941.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 68 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Music United States USA AC

Mixed Music

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 68 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC
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