|Filed for Divorce||n/a||--|
Children of this Relationship
|Carlo Ponti, Jr.||12/29/1968||48 yrs.||Male||Biological|
|Edoardo Ponti||1/6/1973||44 yrs.||Male||Biological|
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Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia
Where and/or how did Sophia Loren and Carlo Ponti meet?
They met while he was a judge in a beauty competition.
Why did Sophia Loren and Carlo Ponti break up?
Sophia and Carlo were together until his death.
Other Relationship Information about Sophia Loren and Carlo Ponti:
Regarding Sophia's career, Carlo cast her in several movie roles and his friend, Goffredo Lombardo, changed her name to Sophia Loren (orginally Sofia Lazzaro).
Carlo married Sophia by proxy. Since divorce was illegal in Italy, if they returned there, they would be charged with bigomy and concubinage, respectively. They returned to Italy in 1960, were summoned to court and denied being married. In 1965, when Giuliani and Carlo became French citizens, Carlo finally got his legal divorce and married Sophia in 1966.
Classic Quotes by Sophia Loren and Carlo Ponti about their relationship: