Francesco Di Cocco was born in Rome, Italy in 1900. Di Cocco studied at Accademia di Belle Arti in Rome. In the late 1930s he went to New York and after a year in Mexico, lived in California from 1940 to 1969. He died in Rome in 1989.
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