Birth Name: Yolanda Cristina Gigliotti
Date of Birth: 17 January, 1933
Place of Birth: Cairo, Kingdom of Egypt
Date of Death: 3 May, 1987
Place of Death: Paris, France
Dalida was a singer and actress. She was born in Cairo, Egypt, to an Italian family, from Serrastretta, Provincia di Catanzaro, Calabria. She was the daughter of Filomena Giuseppina d’Alba/Rossi and Pietro Gigliotti, who was first violinist, primo violino, at the Cairo Opera House. Her brother, Orlando (Bruno Gigliotti), is a producer and singer, who was her manager during her career.
Dalida was raised in Egypt. Later in life, she also became a French citizen.
Dalida’s paternal grandfather was named Giuseppe/Guiseppe Gigliotti. Giuseppe was born in Serrastretta.
Dalida’s paternal grandmother was named Rosa. Rosa was born in Serrastretta.
Dalida’s maternal grandmother was named Elena.
Source: Genealogy of Dalida (focusing on her father’s side) – https://www.geni.com