Opera Tenor Confined to Mental Ward
November 19, 2009 | 4:00 am
Clare Briggs on “That Guiltiest Feeling.”
Pietro Buzzi in 1905.
|Nov. 19, 1919: Pietro Buzzi, operatic tenor, is take to the psychiatric ward of county hospital after being removed from a Hollywood studio. According to a 1916 story in The Times, he portrayed Kaiser Wilhelm in an unidentified Universal film. |