Nara Leão

Nara Leão

Birth
Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil
Death 7 Jun 1989 (aged 47)
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Burial Botafogo, Município de Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Memorial ID 154784125 · View Source
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Brazilian Singer. Sometimes known as "the muse of bossa nova," she was also one of the first artists to engage in the movement later known as "canção de protesto," an artistic movement which denounced the military dictatorship that was installed in Brazil after the coup in 1964.

Bio by: Sharon Kimba


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  • Originally Created by: Sharon Kimba
  • Added: 8 Nov 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 154784125
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nara Leão (19 Jan 1942–7 Jun 1989), Find A Grave Memorial no. 154784125, citing Cemitério São João Batista, Botafogo, Município de Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ; Maintained by Find A Grave .