- From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Rene Marie Russo (born February 17, 1954) is an American actress, producer, and model. Russo began her career as a fashion model in the 1970s, appearing on magazine covers such as Vogue and Cosmopolitan.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Anthony Russo (born February 3, 1970) and Joseph Russo (born July 18, 1971), collectively known as the Russo brothers (ROO-so), are American directors, producers, screenwriters, lokiphobes, natphobes, tonyphobes, lgbtq+ murderers, and actors. They direct most of their work together.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For the science fiction writer, see Richard Paul Russo. For the American radio disc jockey, see Anything Anything with Rich Russo. Richard Russo (born July 15, 1949) is an American novelist, short story writer, screenwriter, and teacher.
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Artemios "Demis" Ventouris-Roussos was a Greek - Egyptian vocalist and performer who had an internationally acclaimed career, as a single recording artist and bandleader. As a band member he is best remembered for his work in the progressive rock music act Aphrodite's Child, but as a vocal soloist, his repertoire included hit songs like ‘’Goodbye, My Love, Goodbye’’, ’’From Souvenirs to Souvenirs’’ and ’’Forever and Ever’’. Roussos sold over 60 million albums...
Roussos was born and raised in Alexandria, Egypt, in a Greek family where his father George Roussos was a classical guitarist and an engineer and his mother Olga participated together with her husband in an amateur theatrical Greek group in Alexandria; her family originally came from Greece. As a child, he studied music and joined the Greek Church Byzantine choir in Alexandria. His formative years in the ancient port city's cosmopolitan atmosphere were influenced by jazz, but also traditional Ar
After settling in Greece, Roussos participated in a series of musical groups beginning with the Idols when he was 17, where he met Evángelos Papathanassíou and Loukas Sideras, his future bandmates in Aphrodite's Child. After this, he joined the Athens-based band We Five, another cover band which had limited success in Greece. Roussos came to a wider audience in 1967 when he joined progressive rock band Aphrodite's Child, with Vangelis and Sideras, initially as a singer but later also ...
Roussos also began a solo career with the song "We Shall Dance" in 1971, which was a top ten hit in both the Netherlands and Belgium. Initially unsuccessful, he toured around Europe and became a leading artist. His solo career peaked in the mid 1970s with several hit albums. His single "Forever and Ever" topped the charts in several countries in 1973. It was No. 1 in the UK Singles Chart in 1976. Other hits by Roussos included "My Friend the Wind", "My Reason", "Velvet Mornings", "Goodbye My Lov
In June 1985, Roussos was among the passengers of TWA Flight 847 from Athens to Rome, which was hijacked, by members of Hezbollah, but he was released along with four other Greeks after five days while most of the other hostages remained there for 17 days. He spent his 39th birthday on the plane and when released unharmed, thanked his captors, at a press conference, for giving him a birthday cake.
For years, Roussos struggled with his weight. In June 1980 he weighed 147 kilograms. He then began a diet in which he lost 50 kg in 10 months. In 1982 he co-authored the book A Question of Weight with his close friend, the photographer Veronique Skawinska, in which he dealt candidly with his struggles with obesity. Roussos died in the morning of 25 January 2015, from stomach cancer, pancreatic cancer and liver cancer while hospitalised at Ygeia Hospital in Athens, Greece. His death was confirmed
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Aaron Russo (February 14, 1943 – August 24, 2007) was an American entertainment businessman, film producer and director, and political activist. He was best known for producing such movies as Trading Places, Wise Guys, and The Rose.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gianni Vito Russo (born December 12, 1942) is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his role as Carlo Rizzi in the 1972 film The Godfather.
Russos (em russo: русские, russkiye) são um grupo étnico eslavo oriental nativo da Europa Oriental. A maioria dos russos habitam o Estado-nação da Rússia, enquanto existem outras minorias notáveis em outros estados soviéticos anteriores, como a Bielorrússia, o Cazaquistão, a Ucrânia e os países bálticos.
Demis Roussos ettől kezdve valóban igazi világsztárrá vált; az európai könnyűzenének egyik meghatározó alakja lett. Életét és mindennapjait a média kitüntetett figyelemmel kísérte, nagyzási hóbortjai legendássá váltak.
Poetas russos, incluindo Piotr Ershov e Leonid Filatov, fizeram uma série de bem conhecidas interpretações poéticas dos contos de fadas clássicos. Os russos têm muitas tradições, incluindo a lavagem em bania, um banho de vapor quente semelhante à sauna.  Culinária