Silent Film Star Rudolph Valentino is still beloved by fans the world over and every 23 August is remembered through a memorial tribute showing Hollywood one of its own is “Never Forgotten”. His every career move has been documented in newsprint or media, books, blogs, vlogs, and outside interest has never wavered. While greedy property developers and others seek to destroy buildings of historical significance related to the Hollywood movie industry this is one event that will never go away.
There are two highly recommended books “Valentino the Unforgotten” by Roger Peterson and “Valentino Forever the History of the Valentino Memorial Services” by Tracy Terhune. These great references give the reader further insight from the first-person perspective on how fans still adore our beloved Rudolph Valentino.