Federica Cappelletti (Paolo Rossi’s Wife) Age, Children, Biography & More

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Marriage Date: 10 July 2010
Profession: Journalist, Author
Age: 48 Years

Federica Cappelletti

Profession(s)Journalist, Screenwriter, Author
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 176 cm
in meters- 1.76 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutAuthor: Razza Juve (2003)
Razza Juve by Federica Cappelletti
Personal Life
Date of Birth10 June 1972 (Saturday)
Age (as of 2020) 48 Years
BirthplacePerugia, Italy
Zodiac signGemini
HometownPerugia, Italy
College/UniversityUniversità degli Studi di Perugia (University of Perugia)
Educational QualificationStudied Literature, Art History, Journalism and Communication [1]Facebook
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date10 July 2010 (Saturday)
HusbandPaolo Rossi (former Italian professional footballer)
Federica Cappelletti with Paolo Rossi
ChildrenDaughter(s)- Maria Vittoria, Sofia Elena
Federica Cappelletti with her daughters, Maria Vittoria and Sofia Elena Rossi

Federica Cappelletti

Some Lesser Known Facts About Federica Cappelletti

  • Federica Cappelletti is an Italian author and a journalist who is well-known for being the wife of the famous Italian professional footballer, Paolo Rossi. In 1982, Rossi led the team of Italy to win the 1982 FIFA World Cup title by scoring six goals to win the golden boot as a top goal scorer, and the golden ball for being the player of the tournament.

  • Federica Cappelletti was born in Perugia, Italy where she completed her formal education at the Università Degli Studi di Perugia (University of Perugia) and pursued a degree in literature, art history, journalism, and communication. She worked as a journalist for La Nazione News.
  • Federica Cappelletti met the Italian footballer, Paolo Rossi in 2006. They both got married to each other on 10 July 2010. They have two daughters together, Maria Vittoria, and Sofia Elena Rossi.

    Federica Cappelletti with Paolo Rossi and their daughters, Maria and Sofia

    Federica Cappelletti with Paolo Rossi and their daughters, Maria and Sofia

  • Before marrying Federica, Paolo was married to a woman named Simonetta Rizzato. The couple spent a few decades together before their divorce. They both had a son together, Alessandro Rossi.
  • In 2019, Paolo Rossi was diagnosed with lung cancer, and after fighting with the disease for a few months, Paolo passed away on 10 December 2020. The news of his death was shared by his wife, Federica Cappelletti, on her Facebook profile by posting a photo with the caption –

    There will never be anyone like you, unique, special, after you the absolute nothing.”

    Federica Cappelletti Facebook post for Paolo Rossi

    Federica Cappelletti’s Facebook post for Paolo Rossi

  • The news of his passing away was confirmed by Enrico Varriale, representer of Rai Sport, an Italian sports TV channel. He confirmed this news through a tweet on his Twitter handle.

  • Federica Cappelletti wrote the autobiography of Paolo Rossi, and it was published in 2019. The title of the autobiography is ‘Quanto Dura Un Attimo’ which means ‘This Lasts a Moment.’

    Paolo Rossi at the signing event of his autobiography 'Quanto Dura Un Attima'

    Paolo Rossi at the signing event of his autobiography ‘Quanto Dura Un Attimo’