(May 1, 1908 – December 10, 1999) was a short story writer and novelist who wrote in English and Italian.
Early life and family
Tucci was born in Lugano
on 1 May 1908 of a Russian mother and an Italian father who became a Swiss citizen, Niccolò Tucci grew up in privileged circumstances that were eliminated by the Bolshevik Revolution. His family relocated to Tuscany.
In 1938, he resigned a position with Mussolini's Press Ministry and immigrated to the United States. He wrote numerous short stories and a few longer works, many of which are largely autobiographical in their subject matter.
Tucci died on 10 December 1999.
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