Zeco Afonso

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Birthday
2, 1929
Birthplace
Portugal
Death Date
Feb 23, 1987 (57)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
2, 1929
Birthplace
Portugal
Death Date
Feb 23, 1987 (57)

About

Politically active folk singer whose music played a role in the resistance movement against dictator Oliveira Salazar.

Before Fame

He studied history and philosophy at the University of Coimbra.

Trivia

He became an icon of the revolutionary movement and collaborated with leftist groups like LUAR.

Family Life

He had four children with his wife Maria.

Associated With

He was a folk singer active in politics like guitarist Dan Bern.