Death of Maria Perego

December 8, 1923 - November 7, 2019
Milan | Age 95

Puppeteer created Topo Gigio
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Maria Perego was an Italian puppeteer best known for creating Topo Gigio, a mouse puppet beloved by viewers of "The Ed Sullivan Show." For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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