Lidia Bastianich Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Mar, 2016
Facts of Lidia Bastianich
Date of Birth: 1947 , February-21
Age: 72 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Lidia Bastianich
Birth Name Lidia Giuliana Matticchio Bastianich
Father Vittorio Matticchio
Mother Erminia Matticchio
Nationality Italian
Birth Place/City Pula
Ethnicity White
Profession Chef
Working For Felidia, Del Posto, Becco
Net Worth $ 3.75 million
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 68 KG
Married Yes
Married to Felice Bastianich (m. 1966)
Children Joe Bastianich, Tanya Bastianich Manuali
Divorce Felice Bastianich (m.1997)
Education Hunter College
Awards James Beard Foundation Award
TV Show Lidia Celebrates America
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Lidia Bastianich was born with her birth name as Lidia Bastianich who was born in the year 1947, February 21. This Italian born American lady is professionally a celebrity chef who was born in Pola, Italy. In addition to this she is also a television host as well as an author belonging to her profession. She has owned her own restaurant in the town and it is taking a good market place among and within the people. She has also been contribution a good position to the cooking shows and people claims of her being a good host. She spent 9 years of her time within Marshal Tito’s community and this was the part previously upon the Yugoslavia. Lidia was taught about cooking the delicious dishes by her mother and she was highly influenced by her unique styles of cooking and presentation.

During the year 1971 this successful celebrity started her own restaurant in the town along with her husband. The name of the restaurant is Buonavia which means “Good Road”. This was the Forest Hills which was a good section of the Queens. By copying the recipes from the top and popular restaurants with the Italian restaurant they started their restaurant with its menus. This was the very primary stage of their career which itself was a success story. Though she sent her children to college without any expectation their both of the children were also influenced with the restaurant business. Therefore, they one after another her career took the best step in her professional bio.

Lidia while she was celebrating her 16th birthday unfortunately she was introduced with her husband of the future. The name of her spouse whom she was about to get married after her affair is Felice “Felix” Bastianich. He was also a professional restaurant worker and from the very time they planned to make their career in the restaurant in the industry. Later, the couple got officially married in the year 1966. This couple are the father and mother of 2 children whose name is Joseph who was born in 1968 and similarly the name of their second child is Tanya who is the daughter that was born in the year 1972. Lidia is currently collaborating with her daughter and she is also helping her into the restaurant and this family is earning a good amount of salary from the very industry as looking within their bio of professional career of life.

Lidia seems she has loose her weight than the last years on looking to her pictures. In addition to this Lidia height is approximately around 1.66 meters. There is rumor about her divorce but there is no any exact information about this. Lidia net worth is 3.75 million American dollars and her weekly and monthly salary is also achievable looking to her professional stand.