Hugues Aufray

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Birthday
18, 1929
Birthplace
France
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
18, 1929 (age 90)
Birthplace
France

About

Remembered for his fourth-place finish in the Eurovision Song Contest of 1964, this French vocalist became famous for such French and Spanish-language songs as "Celine" and "Barco de Papel."

Before Fame

He was born in a suburb of Paris, France, to Henry Auffray and musician Amyelle de Caubios d'Andiran.

Trivia

Though French by birth, he competed for Luxembourg in the Eurovision Song Contest.

Family Life

His sister, Pascale Audret, and her daughter, Julie Dreyfus, both had successful careers as actresses. His cousin, François Mauriac, was a Nobel Prize-winning author.

Associated With

He recorded several French-language versions of Bob Dylan songs.

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