Dalida bio

Birth Name: Iolanda Cristina Gigliotti

Occupation: World Music Singer

Place Of Birth: Egypt

Date Of Birth: January 17, 1933

Date Of Death: May 2, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Italian

Dalida was born on the 17th of January, 1933. She was popular for being a World Music Singer. Egyptian singer and actress who released 55 Gold-certified records and was the first singer to earn a Diamond-selling record.

Dalida was born in Egypt. She began her singing career as part of a cabaret act on the Champs-Elysees in Paris. She recorded and performed in over ten languages over the course of her career.

Dalida was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Dalida was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Iolanda Cristina Gigliotti is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Dalida’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Dalida’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Dalida’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Dalida kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Dalida was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Iolanda Cristina Gigliotti
NICKNAME: Dalida, Yolanda Gigliotti and Dalida, Yolanda Gigliotti
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Dalida was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Dalida was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Dalida had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Dalida’s birth sign is Capricorn and she had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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