Italian actress Gina Lollobrigida, who rose to international stardom in the 1950s and was dubbed “the most beautiful woman in the world” after the title of one of her films, died in Rome on Monday, her husband announced. agent. She was 95 years old. At the height of her fame in the 1950s and 1960s, Lollobrigida, known simply as La Lollo, was the internationally recognized star of post-war Italian cinema, rivaled only by Sophia Loren. When she stopped making films, Lollobrigida developed new careers as a photographer and sculptor and also served as a Unicef Goodwill Ambassador.