The former model and ex-wife of Roberto “Cacho” Fontana, Liliana Caldinidied Sunday night at 70 years. The sad news, which was confirmed by one of his daughters, generated shock and sadness on social mediawhere fans expressed their pain and remembered with emblematic images the woman who shone in advertising modeling and also in acting during the ’70s.
Many were the users of the networks who remembered the advertising he made Calid when she was just 18 years old, which was the one that catapulted her to fame. It was the already legendary notice of chesterfield cigarettes, where a young girl dances, gets ready in front of the mirror, lights a cigarette in a relaxed way and sits down to read a magazine, all with the background music of the theme “shivering” of Donald.
“At the age of 70, he passed away. Liliana Caldini, the one with the cigarette ad, the youngest daughter of Los Campanelli, the wife of Cacho (Fontana). RIP,” he wrote. Peter Ferrousone of the many users of Twitter who illustrated their farewell message to the former model with the aforementioned cigarette advertising video.
The user’s message was followed by comments from other tweeters who lamented the loss of the model. Many also highlighted its beauty and the memories that this advertisement awakened in them.
Other people, meanwhile, remembered the model with the covers of the popular magazines in which she appeared. Thus, with the comment that “rest in peace” and the date of her birth and her death (1951-2022), a cover of the model appears, in a bikini and smiling, in Seven Days magazine. And another tweeter remembered her with the magazine Peoplewhere Caldini she also appears seated and with a smiling expression. “With Liliana Caldini, a little piece of my childhood is gone”wrote this last user.
Also on the cover of the magazine People from the 70s it is possible to see Caldini with her then husband Chub Fontanawith whom they lived a 12-month relationship and had two daughters, the twins Antonela and Ludmila. “Liliana and Cacho talk about their life together, and about love,” reads the title of that publication, along with a photo of both.
Another tweeter also shared on her Twitter account a Caldin’s picture in his youth, smiling and with an air reminiscent of Brigitte Bardot, and made his own reflection on the former model: “Liliana Caldini died. I remember in my adolescence admiring her style and her way of dancing. And I remember my mother being scandalized when Cacho Fontana left Beba Bidart and formed a couple with Liliana. She was 71 years old, RIP,” she wrote.
Another user made in his own way a simple but ingenious tribute to the ex-wife of Chub Fontana. The man wrote: “Liliana Caldini died. Advertising model of things that are no longer used as typewriters, cigarettes and shirts ironed. RIP”. Along with this comment, the tweeter attached advertising images in which Caldini promoted an Olivetti typewriter, the aforementioned Chesterfield cigarettes and, finally, an impeccable shirt Manhattan.
Each in their own way, and with their own style, many were the users of social networks who remembered Liliana Caldini with kind words, recovered her most endearing photos or simply said goodbye with a heartfelt “rest in peace”.
This Tuesday, just two days after Caldini’s death, the news of the death of her ex-husband was known, Chub Fontana. The remembered Argentine announcer I was 90 years old.