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Nino Lo Bello Edit Profile

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Nino Lo Bello, American author, journalist. Recipient Goldener Rathausmann award for Outstanding Foreign Reporting, Vienna, 1974, Silver decoration (Austria), 1988, Gold plaque Austrian National Tourist Office, 1988; named Alumnus of Year, Grover Cleveland High School, Queens, New York, 1977.


Bello, Nino Lo was born on September 8, 1921 in Brooklyn. Son of Joseph and Rosalie (Moscarelli) Lo Bello.


Bachelor, Queens College, 1947. Master of Arts, New York University, 1948.


Reporter and columnist Ridgewood (New York ) Times, 1946-1950. Instructor sociology University Kansas, 1950-1955. Rome correspondent Business Week magazine, 1959-1962, New York Journal Commerce, 1962-1964.

European editor correspondent Opera Is My Hobby Syndicated Radio Show, from 1960. Business news writer New York Herald Tribune, 1964-1966. Vienna correspondent 103 United States and Canada dailies, from 1966.

Visiting professor sociology Denison University, Ohio, spring 1956. Visiting professor journalism University Alaska, summer 1974. Writer in Italy, Austria, Switzerland, France, Germany, England.



With United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member Overseas Press Club American, American Society Journalists and Authors, Foreign Press Club Vienna (board directors).


Married Irene Helen Rooney, February 22, 1948. Children: Susan, Thomas.

Joseph Bello

Rosalie (Moscarelli) Lo Bello

Irene Helen Rooney

Susan Bello

Thomas Bello