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Famous Greek Singer Demis Roussos Dies at 68.

NNA - Internationally-acclaimed Greek singer Demis Roussos died early morning on Sunday January 25, 2015. Artemios "Demis" Ventouris Roussos was born June 15, 1946 and had international hit records as a solo performer in the 1970s after having been a member of AphroditeA's Child, a progressive rock group that also included Vangelis. He has sold over 60 million albums worldwide. Roussos was born and raised in Alexandria, Egypt, in a family where his father George (engineer Yorgos Roussos) was Greek and mother Nelly Mazloum was Egyptian of Italian origin. His parents lost their possessions during the Suez Crisis and consequently decided to move to Greece. ========

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Publication:National News Agency Lebanon (NNA)
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Date:Jan 26, 2015
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