Heidi Brühl


Heidi Rosemarie Brühl was a German singer and actress who came to prominence as a young teenager and had a prolific career in film and television. She was also a successful recording artist, and is known for her participation in the 1963 Eurovision Song Contest.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Heidi Brühl.


1942 Birth Born on January 30, 1942.


1959 17 Years Old In 1959, Brühl obtained a record deal with the Philips label, and her first single "Chico Chico Charlie" reached #5.
1960 18 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1960 her recording of "Wir Wollen Niemals Auseinandergeh'n" or "(We Will Never Part) (Ring of Gold)" sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc.


1963 21 Years Old She participated again in 1963, and this time was successful when the song "Marcel" was chosen to go forward to the eighth Eurovision Song Contest which took place on 23 March in London. "Marcel" finished the evening in ninth place of 16 entries. Brühl also co-starred with Guy Williams in the 1963 classic film Captain Sindbad. Brühl met American actor Brett Halsey, and moved with him to Rome, where they married in December 1964.
1970 28 Years Old In 1970, she moved to the USA where she appeared in shows in Las Vegas and played in television series such as Columbo.


1973 31 Years Old Brühl returned to Germany to play in two further Immenhof sequels in 1973/1974, Zwillinge vom Immenhof and Frühling auf Immenhof.
1975 33 Years Old She appeared in The Eiger Sanction in 1975.
1976 34 Years Old Brühl and Halsey divorced in 1976, and she returned to live in Germany the following year. She did dubbing work on films such as The Never Ending Story and Look Who's Talking Too, and her last roles were in television serials such as Ein Fall für zwei and Praxis Bülowbogen. Brühl died of breast cancer on 8 June 1991, aged 49.


1991 49 Years Old Died on June 8, 1991.
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