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1980 Eurovision Winner Johnny Logan

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“The Irish Johnny Logan who would later be called “Mr. Eurovision” secured Ireland’s second victory. The Australian-born singer who only became an Irish citizen after he sang for Ireland in the 1980 contest, would later return and win the contest again in 1987.” (source) Eurovision Song Contest Winner for 1980: Johnny …

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1976 Eurovision Winner Brotherhood of Man

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“Brotherhood of Man” performing “Save Your Kisses for Me” which placed 1st and won the contest for the United Kingdom with 164 points in the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest. The 21st edition of the competition show took place at the Nederlands Congresgebouw in The Hague, The Netherlands on April 3rd, …

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1975 Eurovision Winner Teach-In

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Teach-In performing “Ding-a-Dong” which placed 1st and won the contest for The Netherlands with 152 points in the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest. The 20th edition of the competition show took place at the St. Eriks Mässan Alvsjö in Stockholm, Sweden on March 22nd, 1975. (source) Eurovision Song Contest …

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1970 Eurovision Winner Dana

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“Dana made an attempt to enter the Eurovision Song Contest in 1969, coming in second in the Irish National Song Contest with the song Look Around. The next year she was invited to compete again with the song All Kinds Of Everything, which went on to win the competition on …

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1969 Eurovision Winner – 4 Way Tie

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The 14th edition of the competition had a 4-tie winning countries and the show took place at the Teatro Real in Madrid, Spain on March 29th, 1969.” (source) France Netherlands Spain United Kingdom Eurovision Song Contest Winner for 1969: Frida Boccara, Lenny Kuhr, Salomé, Lulu Song: Un jour, un enfant, De troubadour, Vivo cantando, Boom Bang-a-Bang …

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1959 Eurovision Winner Teddy Scholten

1959 Eurovision Winner Teddy Scholten

“The Netherlands won for already the second time in the short history of the Eurovision Song Contest with the song Een Beetje performed by Teddy Scholten. The lyrics of the song were written by Willy van Hemert, who also wrote the winning song of 1957. The winner was once again …

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1958 Eurovision Winner André Claveau

André Claveau from France win Eurovision 1958

“André Claveau performing “DORS, MON AMOUR” which placed 1st and won the contest for FRANCE with 27 points in the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest. The 3rd edition of the competition show took place at the AVRO Studios in Hilversumt, The Netherlands on March 12th, 1958.” (source) Eurovision Song …

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1957 Eurovision Winner Corry Brokken

Eurovision Song Contest 1967 winner

“The Eurovision Song Contest 1957 was the second edition of the annual Eurovision Song Contest. It was held on Sunday 3 March 1957 in Frankfurt-am-Main, West Germany. It was won by the Netherlands with “Net als toen”, performed by Corry Brokken.” (source) Eurovision Song Contest Winner for 1957: Corry Brokken …

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