Zeca Afonso facts for kids
|Birth name||José Manuel Cerqueira Afonso dos Santos|
|Also known as||Zeca Afonso|
|Born||2 August 1929|
|Died||23 February 1987(aged 57)|
José Manuel Cerqueira Afonso dos Santos, known as José Afonso, Zeca Afonso (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈzɛkɐ aˈfõsu]) or just Zeca (2 August 1929 – 23 February 1987) was a well known Portuguese folk and political musician. He became an icon in Portugal for his music criticizing the dictatorial regime of Oliveira Salazar.
Afonso died of ALS.
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