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Listings all celebrities for the category Music star.

George Harrison (1943-2001) Angleterre
George Harrison, le plus jeune et le plus discret des Beatles a vécu une partie de sa vie, jusqu'à sa mort, en Suisse dans les environs Bellinzone. N

Charles Aznavour (1924-) France
Born Varenagh Aznavourian, French singer Charles Aznavour has made singing his career for over 55 years, with hundreds of albums in several languages

Tina Turner (1939-) USA
The American singer has lived in Zurich since 1986, on the Goldküste, the most fashionable district of the Swiss economic capital. Born Anna M

Freddie Mercury (1946-1991) UK
The lead singer of Queen was born Farrokh Bulsara on September 5, 1946 on Zanzibar island. Son of a British diplomat, he spent part of his chi

Phil Collins (1951-) UK
The English singer has lived in Switzerland since 1994. Born in London in 1951, he performed as an actor-singer in a London production at the age of 1

Céline Dion (1968-) Canada
The Quebecois singer often comes to Crans-Montana in Switzerland. Céline Dion, youngest child in a family of 14 children, was born in 1968 in

Marie Laforêt (1939-) France
The French actress and singer known as the girl with the golden eyes has lived in Geneva since 1978. Born Maïtena Doumenach to a family of Armeni

Shania Twain (1965-) Canada
The famous country singer lives in a manor near Montreux in French-speaking Switzerland with her husband and producer, Mutt Lange. Born Eilleen Edward

Clara Haskil (1895-1960) Romania
The great pianist obtained asylum in Switzerland in 1942, where she lived between friends houses before she finally bought a chalet in Cornaux near Ch

Minnie Hauk (1851-1929) USA
The American singer came here in retirement and died in Switzerland.

Barbara Hendricks (1948-) USA
The most famous opera singer in the world lives in Clarens, on the outskirts of Montreux. Barbara Hendricks was born in 1948 in Stephens, Arkansas, in

Vince Taylor (1939-1991) UK
The English leather-clad singer lived in Switzerland for eight years, the best of his life. He was born Brian Maurice Holden just weeks before the out

Famille jackson (1958-) USA
The king of pop music appreciates Switzerland's tranquility and chose this country to record his last album. Born in 1958 in Gary, Indiana (USA),

David Bowie (1947-) UK
In 1982, the English pop star moved to upper Lausanne in Switzerland to find a haven of stability and fade into anonymity. He purchased an early twent

Patricia Kaas (1966-) France
The French singer who has sold over 10 million albums has lived in Zurich since December 2000. Born in Forbach in 1966, Patricia Kaas is the youngest

Frida Lyngstad (ABBA) (1945-) Sweden
The singer of the legendary Swedish band ABBA settled in Switzerland after the group split up. She immediately appreciated what Switzerland had to off

Melina Mercouri (1920-1994) Greece
The Greek singer lived over seven years in Lausanne. Maria Amalia Mersuris was born in 1920 in Athens to a bourgeois family. Her grandfather was the m

Nana Mouskouri (1936-) Greece
The Greek singer has lived in Geneva since 1974. Born in 1934, Nana Mouskouri was raised by a modest family on the Island of Crete. When she was three

Yoko Ono (1933-) USA
John Lennon's widow has lived in Switzerland since 1988. Yoko Ono was born in Tokyo in 1933 to a family of well-to-do bankers. She was forced to flee

Paderewski (1860-1941) Poland
The great Polish composer spent most of his life in Switzerland near Lausanne. He returned to Poland to be Prime Minister, before fleeing again to the

Robert Palmer (1949-) UK
The English singer has lived in Switzerland since 1987. Born Alan Palmer in 1949 in Batley, Yorkshire, he spent the majority of his youth on the i

Rita pavone (1945-) Italy
This singer and television presenter lives in the Swiss canton of Ticino with its Mediterranean climate. Rita Pavone was born in Turin in 1945

Stravinsky (1882-1971) Russia
The Russian composer, who acquired first French and then American nationality, lived for a long time in Clarens, near Montreux. This amazing conductor

Piotr Tchaïkowsky (1840-1893) Russia
The Russian composer began his career in 1863, after having studied law and at the Conservatory under Anton Rubinstein. After a failed marriage with

Wagner (1813-1883) Germany
He came to Switzerland in 1866 to escape the political pressure of Bavaria. People there were highly critical of his influence on the young king. The

Freddie Mercury
(1946 - 1991) UK
The lead singer of Queen was born Farrokh Bulsara on September 5, 1946 on Zanzibar island. Son of a British diplomat, he spent part of his childhood in India before moving with his family to London. In 1970, he began his singing career under the name Freddie Mercury. His group soon rocketed to international fame. Considered one of the greatest rock groups of all times, Queen marked rock and roll history with such world-famous hits as Show Must Go On and We Are The Cha >>>

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