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 Toma Zdravkovic

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Toma Zdravkovic

  • Birth 20 Nov 1938 Serbia
  • Death 30 Sep 1991 Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
  • Burial Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
  • Memorial ID 12626232

Folk Singer, Poet. His songs, although having the form of Serbian folk music, had the spirit of chansons. He had a characteristic vocal, not overly powerful but warm, resembling that of Charles Aznavour. The violin underlined the melancholic atmosphere in most songs. Most of the lyrics were written by himself, devoted to unfortunate love, and love-suffering while drinking and singing in bars. He married four times. Some of his most renowned songs are "Prokleta je ova nedelja" ("Damn this Sunday"), "Dotak'o sam dno zivota" ("I Touched the Bottom of Life") "Pesme moje" ("My Songs"). His younger brother Novica continued his legacy and work.

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  • Originally Created by: Jelena
  • Added: 8 Dec 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12626232
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Toma Zdravkovic (20 Nov 1938–30 Sep 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12626232, citing Centralno Groblje, Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .