Eduardo Nascimento, the singer of "O Vento Mudou", has passed away.

Eduardo Nascimento at his residence in Linda-a-Velha, photo from 2018

Eduardo Nascimento at his residence in Linda-a-Velha, photo from 2018

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The singer was 76 years old and died of long-term illness. He became known with "O Vento mudou", the winning title of the Eurovision Song Festival in 1967.

The singer Eduardo Nascimento died of long-term illness this Friday. He was 76 years old. He won the 1967 Song Festival with the song "O Vento Mudou", the most well-known theme of his career that granted him the 12th place in Eurovision that same year in Vienna.

The artist was hospitalized, according to news from SIC, and died in the hospital. Angolan singer Bonga has already mourned the death of his friend on Facebook.

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