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Sopranos Star James Gandolfini Dead at 51i
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June 20, 2013 6:30 PM
James Gandolfini, the actor known for his tortured portrayal of Italian-American mob boss Tony Soprano in the drama series "The Sopranos," died Wednesday of a heart attack while vacationing in Rome. He was 51 years old. VOA’s Brian Padden has more.

Sopranos Star James Gandolfini Dead at 51

Published June 20, 2013

James Gandolfini, the actor known for his tortured portrayal of Italian-American mob boss Tony Soprano in the drama series "The Sopranos," died Wednesday of a heart attack while vacationing in Rome. He was 51 years old. VOA’s Brian Padden has more.


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