- About Roberto Canessa
Full name: Roberto Canessa
Also known as: Roberto Canessa, Canessa, Roberto, Canessa, M.D., Roberto, Roberto Canessa, M.D.
Professions: Uruguayan rugby union player
Occupation: Physician, political
- Roberto Canessa Known for
Stranded: I've Come from a Plane That Crashed on the Mountains (2007), Alive: 20 Years Later (1993), Alive: Back to the Andes (2006), Independent Lens (1999)
- Roberto Canessa Biography
Roberto Jorge Canessa Urta (born 17 January 1953) is one of the 16 survivors of the Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571, which crashed in the Andes mountains on October 13, 1972, and a Uruguayan political figure. He was portrayed by Josh Hamilton in the 1993 feature film, Alive: Miracle in The Andes.
- Roberto Canessa Family
Spouse: Laura Surraco
Childrens: Hilario, Roberto Martín and Laura Inés