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1988 Eurovision Winner Céline Dion


For Céline Dion, winning the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest was the starting point of her globe-wide career. Had she only been known in Canada and France before 1988, the Eurovision Song Contest gave her the opportunity to record songs which would sell millions of copies all around the world. (source) …

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1956 Eurovision Winner Lys Assia

“The winning song, as announced by the head of the jury, was Refrain, performed by Lys Assia from Switzerland. Lys Assia is the only Swiss contestant to have ever won the Eurovision Song Contest, as Switzerland’s other winning song in 1988 was performed by Céline Dion, who is of Canadian …

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