Pippo Baudo is one of the greatest presenters in the history of Italian TV. Many historical programs were born with him and thanks to him, but today his era is over: that’s why
The era of Pippo Baudo is over: in these days something has happened that has shocked the spectators. The conductor, who made his debut in the 1960s, has become a fundamental pillar of Rai. In his career he also worked in Mediaset, even if his success was not even comparable to that obtained with the other network.
Among the programs he conducted we remember Settevoci, Canzonissima, Sunday In, Fantastic, Evening of honor, Twentieth century and the Sanremo Festival. It is with the kermesse that he reached the record of conduction: between 1968 and 2008 he conducted it thirteen times.
His is also the merit of having launched numerous celebrities, such as Lorella Cuccarini, Heather Parisi, Andrea Bocelli, Giorgia, Laura Pausini, Fabrizio Moro, Beppe Grillo and Barbara D’Urso. His career is inextricably linked to those of Mike Bongiorno, Corrado and Enzo Tortora.
Not much is known about Baudo’s private life: the host has always been very reserved about his family. We know about him that he had five companions and only two children. The conductor was with Mirella Adinolfiwith whom he had Alessandro in 1962, and married Angela Lippi, with whom he had Tiziana in 1970.
He had a seven-year relationship with Alida Chelli, then one with Adriana Russo. The story of him more famous than him is definitely the one with the soprano Katia Ricciarelli. The two were married from 1986 to 2004, when the separation took place.
Pippo Baudo, shock record
Pippo Baudo is 86 years old and for some time he has chosen to retire from the stage. He has spent most of his life on television and is finally enjoying himself his coveted retirement.
In these days the news of the “End of the era of Pippo Baudo”; but what happened and why are they all shocked? Well, Mara Venier has just announced that it has broken the record of the historical conductor by number of editions of the same program. In fact, the presenter has reached its 14th consecutive edition of Sunday In.
“No conductor has ever done it” Venier announced. “Not even the great Pippo Baudo. He arrived at 13, I at 14 editions. I have to thank the public who for all these years has filled me with love and affection, I am very happy to be here again this year ”she concluded. We are sure that Baudo is proud of the record achieved by the presenter.