Ignazio Buttitta’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

September 19, 1899

Death Date

April 5, 1997

Age of Death

97 years

Cause of Death




The poet Ignazio Buttitta died at the age of 97. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Twentieth-century Sicilian dialect poet known for Lingua e dialettu and other works. For a work entitled Io faccio il poeta, he received the 1972 Viareggio Prize.

He was born into a poor family in Bagheria. He died in 1997, at the age of ninety-seven.