Jürgen Marcus

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Marcus in 1997

Jürgen Marcus (born Jürgen Beumer, 6 June 1948 – May 2018) was a German schlager singer. He was born in Herne, Germany. He was successful during the 1970s, when he had 14 chart hits in Germany. He was also known for his participation on behalf of Luxembourg in the 1976 Eurovision Song Contest.[1] He retired in 2017.[2]

On May 29, 2018, it was announced by his manager that Marcus died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in the middle of May 2018 in Munich, a few weeks before his 70th birthday.[3]

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  1. "Eurovision Song Contest : Luxembourg 1976 : Jürgen Marcus, Chansons Pour Ceux Qui S'aiment : ESC-History". Esc-history.com. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  2. "Jürgen Marcus ist schwer erkrankt". N-tv.de. Retrieved 29 May 2018.
  3. "Schlagerstar: Sänger Jürgen Marcus ist tot". Faz.net. 29 May 2018. Retrieved 29 May 2018.

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