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Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
Unknown people who had done something important
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  • 1. Unknown people who had done something important
  • 2. Juan Capristo My Grandfather
  • 3. A person I admire
    • First years in Italy
    • His youth
    • The Second World War
    • Argentina
    • Last years
  • 4. First Years in Italy
    • Juan Capristo
    • My grandfather was born in a middle class family in Calabria a region situated in Cosenza, Italy.
  • 5. His Youth
    • He spent his days as a teenager in Calabria.
    • He used to go to the school, where he managed to study all the primary.
    • He lived a quiet, peaceful life until the Second War World began.
  • 6. The Second World War
    • One of the most dramatically moments of the history began in 1940. My grandfather was enrolled and when it was over, he was forgotten on the Rhode Island FOUR YEARA…
    This photograph taken during The Second War World shows two soldiers in a battle
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  • 8. Rhode Island
  • 9. Argentina
    • When The Second World War finished in 1945 approximately, Europe was devastated, everyone was looking for a country with new possibilities and a better life. In addition, he decided to immigrate to Argentina. He married Rita Grilletta -my grandmother-, with whom he had two daughters: Raquel and Cristina, my mother.
  • 10. My grandfather and Me in 1996
  • 11. Last Years
    • Juan Capristo died last year at the age of 87, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he spent his last years and most of his life.
    • I miss him, but I know that wherever he is, my grandfather is taking care of me.
  • 12. I admire my grandfather because…
    • He was an extraordinary person, with a beautiful personality. My “Nonno” as I called him, was so generous that he could give everything he had for helping someone in need. Maybe he was not either a star of the media or recognised in our country, but he dedicated all of his life to Argentina, working and rising his family. I wish one day I would see him again, I know I will…
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  • 14. Thank for your attention!! If you have any question I will answer them now...

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