World Cup trophy designer Silvio Gazzaniga dies at 95
01:30, Tuesday, 01 November, 2016
Silvio Gazzaniga, the sculptor who designed the World Cup trophy, has died. He was 95.
Gazzaniga's son, Giorgio, said his father passed away in his sleep at home in Milan.
"He just didn't wake up this morning. It was a peaceful death," Giorgio Gazzaniga told The Associated Press on Monday, adding that his father had been in the hospital recently for a series of minor ailments.