STATISTICS & HISTORY
Vince Capraro was a talented all around athlete in high school in the Bronx , New York. He played basketball at New York City College of New York for one years before he entered the Marines 1n 1942 were he served for four years during World War II. After the war, Capraro enrolled at the Hans Hoffman School of Fine Arts in Greenwich Village. He spent over a decade in France and Italy studying art. After returning to New York in the early 1960s, Capraro’s early works caught the attention of American celebrity collectors including actors Vincent Price and Anthony Quinn and opera singer Robert Merrill. Capraro remained active as a painter and teacher well into his 90’s . He died in 2016 at age 96.
|Vincent Capraro||Born:Nov 9, 1919||Died: Oct 5, 2016||Hometown:||Bronx, New York|
|Vinny Cappy||REGULAR SEASON RECORD|
|1942-45||U.S. Marines||Military Service|
|Major League Totals||1||2||1||5||5.0|