When Joao Puglia was born in 1922, in São Paulo, Brazil, his father, Paschoal Puglia, was 22 and his mother, Maria Madagrama, was 22. He married Edna Pinheiro Puglia on 21 July 1949. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in 1999, at the age of 77.
Some characteristic forenames: Italian Salvatore, Gaetano, Guido, Marco, Angelo, Aniello, Dino, Edo, Giacomo, Gino, Giovanni, Pasquale.
Italian: habitational name from Apulia (Italian Puglia) in southeastern Italy.