Mariska Veres  Dutch Singer

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Mariska Veres passed away on 2nd Dec 2006 aged 59.


Mariska Veres is a 59 year old Dutch Singer. Born on 1st October, 1947 in The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands, she is famous for lead singer of shocking blue in a career that spans 1963–2006. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Mariska Veres is a member of the following lists: Romani singers, People of Hungarian-Romani descent and English-language singers of the Netherlands.


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Gottschalk & Friends2005Singer -- Shocking BlueTV Show


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John ShutrumpApr 3, 2014

I had heard sometime back that "Venus" by the Shocking Blue FIRST CHARTED ON NOVEMBER 17TH,1969 AS A 'HITBOUND' SONG.--I LOVED THE SONG DEARLY AS IT CARRIED OVER INTO EARLY 1970.

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    Mariska Veres ( pronunciation ) (1 October 1947 – 2 December 2006) was a Dutch singer who was best known as the lead singer of the rock group Shocking Blue. Almost as notable as her eccentric and accented vocals was her striking appearance,...

    First Name Mariska
    Last Name Veres
    Alternative Name Mariska Veres
    Age 59 (age at death) years
    Birthday 1st October, 1947
    Birthplace The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
    Died 2nd December, 2006
    Place of Death The Hague, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
    Cause of Death cancer
    Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
    Build Slim
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Black
    Distinctive Feature Jet black wigs
    Zodiac Sign Libra
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality Dutch
    Occupation Text Musician
    Occupation Singer
    Claim to Fame lead singer of shocking blue
    Music Genre (Text) Psychedelic rock, pop, jazz
    Year(s) Active 1963–2006
    Instrument (text) Vocals, Organ
    Associated Acts Shocking Blue, Les Mysteres, The Bumble Bees, The Blue Fighters, Danny and his Favourites, General Four, The Motowns, The Shocking Jazz Quintet
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