Yesterday on 3rd of February, five Eurovision artist celebrated their birthday. Today however is one birthday boy. He first tried at national final in 1974 but won the second time he entered in 1980. Jose Cid was born on this day.
Jose Cid, 75
Portugal selected Cid to be their representative in 1980. Therefore he performed his song “Un grande, grande amor” on the stage in Hague, Netherlands. There he got 71 point, that is he reached 7th place out of 19 countries. Like mention before, Jose also took part in Festival da Canção in 1974. Then he sang with a group called Green Windows with the song “Imagens“.
We all here at escXtra would like to wish him a very happy birthday!