Burigana, Angelo

Burigana 03Date of birth: ?
Place of birth: Castelfranco Veneto, Treviso region, Italy
Arrival in Canada: ?
Affiliations: Operative Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ International Association Local 177-C; Brandon Union Group

Angelo Burigana immigrated from the Friuli region of Italy after the Second World War. Like many fellow northern Italians, he found work as a plasterer in Toronto’s residential construction sector. He became an organizer for the Operative Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ International Association Local 177-C, led by Charles Irvine and Tony Mariano.

Like Bruno Zanini, Burigana was an opera singer.

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