|Birth name||Hildur Alice Nilson|
|Born||26 January 1924|
|Died||11 February 2014(aged 90)|
Alice Babs (born Hildur Alice Nilsson; 26 January 1924 – 11 February 2014) was a Sweedish singer and actress from Kalmar, Sweden. While she worked in a wide number of genres – Swedish folklore, Elizabethan songs and opera. She was best known internationally as a jazz singer, and for being Swedens first entrant in Eurovision singing the song Lilla stjärna in the Eurovision Song Contest 1958.
Babs died of complications from Alzheimer's disease on 11 February 2014. She was 90.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Swedish singer Alice Babs dies aged 90", The Local (Sweden), 11 February 2014
- ↑ Alice Babs död, Dagens Nyheter 11 February 2014 (in Swedish)
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Alice Babs at Wikimedia Commons