Gaetano Ciccone, the popstar’s grandfather, was born in Pacentro in 1901. His parents were Nicola Pietro Ciccone and Maria Anna Mancini (both were born in Pacentro as well)
Are Madonna’s origins in Sicily? No they aren’t!
// Fabio Cardile // People and Place No Responses
With reference to the latest news published by SiracusaOggi.it and other newspapers, I reaffirm that the presumed kinship between the Ciccones from Noto (Sicily – Italy) and the Ciccones from Pacentro (Abruzzo – Italy) cannot be confirmed