Zeco Afonso bio

Birth Name: Zeco Afonso

Occupation: Folk Singer

Place Of Birth: Portugal

Date Of Birth: August 2, 1929

Date Of Death: February 23, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Portuguese

Zeco Afonso was born on the 2nd of August, 1929. He was popular for being a Folk Singer. Politically active folk singer whose music played a role in the resistance movement against dictator Oliveira Salazar.

Zeco Afonso was born in Portugal. He studied history and philosophy at the University of Coimbra. He became an icon of the revolutionary movement and collaborated with leftist groups like LUAR.

Zeco Afonso was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Zeco Afonso was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Zeco Afonso is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Zeco’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Zeco Afonso’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Zeco Afonso’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Zeco Afonso kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Zeco Afonso was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Zeco Afonso
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation



Zodiac Sign: Zeco Afonso was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Zeco Afonso was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Zeco Afonso had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Zeco Afonso’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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