|Born||28 June 1925|
|Died||18 December 1992 (aged 67)|
|Occupation||Author, writer, lyricist|
|Children||2, including Franco Amurri|
|Relatives||Eva Amurri (granddaughter)|
Antonio Amurri (28 June 1925 – 18 December 1992) was an Italian author, radio and television writer, and lyricist.
Born in Ancona, Amurri was author of some of the most popular RAI variety shows, such as Canzonissima, Gran Varietà, Fantastico and Studio Uno. He was also author of fourteen books, several of them best sellers, which were mainly collections of short stories consisting of satirical portraits of collapsing family groups.
- Aurora Cacópardo. Scrittori comici e irregolari del nostro Novecento. Eurocomp 2000, 2002. ISBN 8883460162.