Esther Ofarim, 1966
|Native name||אסתר עופרים|
|Birth name||Esther Zaied|
|Born||June 13, 1941|
Safed, British Palestine
|Genres||Folk, pop, Jewish Yemenite|
|Occupations||Singer, songwriter, musician|
|Labels||Hed Arzi, Israphon, Philips, EMI|
|Associated acts||Abi Ofarim|
Esther Zaied, better known by her married name Esther Ofarim (Hebrew: אסתר עופרים; born June 13, 1941), is an Israeli singer. She came second in the 1963 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "T'en vas pas", representing Switzerland. A
After marrying Abi Ofarim in 1961, she was half of the singing husband and wife duo, Esther & Abi Ofarim. The couple divorced in Germany in 1970. After they divorced, the duo broke up and she undertook a successful solo career.
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- "BILD 9.5.1969 - Esther and Abi Ofarim split - Esther trennt sich von Abi:sie singt nur noch allein". www.esther-ofarim.de. Retrieved 2016-09-10.
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