Fear for Vito Molinari, founding father of Italian television present on January 3, 1954 at the inaugural broadcast of Rai. The 92-year-old writer was attacked in Milan, in via Sanzio, at the corner of via San Siro, by two criminals on his way home. The police, immediately alerted, began investigations to reconstruct what happened. Molinari, on the other hand, was taken to hospital by the 118 rescuers.
Vito Molinari injured by thieves and operated on his leg
The criminals approached him to steal his money, for a total of 200 euros, throwing him to the ground before losing his tracks. In the fall, Molinari repaired the fracture of the femur and other injuries. He was rushed to the emergency room after the medications carried out by the health workers who intervened on the spot, he underwent surgery on his leg to reduce the fracture. The police are on the trail of the criminals to bring them to justice.
Who is Vito Molinari, historical memory of Rai
Born in Sestri Levante on 6 November 1929, he is a television and theater director. During his long career, Vito Molinari took part in over two thousand television broadcasts and five hundred Carosellis. The leading face of Rai, he conducted many Saturday prime time evenings live. Among other programs, “L’amico del jaguaro”, “Canzonissima” and “Senza Rete” stand out. Considering the historical memory of Rai, in 2009 he made the video commentary for the series of 10 DVDs Carosello – The story of a myth, a series that came out on newsstands two years later.