Birthdays

It’s a happy birthday to our favourite Eurovision people, living and dead.

Eurovision birthdays 27/10 – Igal õhtul on sünnipäev öö

I remember 12 May 2001. A good day for my country. We became the first 'New Europe' country to win our favourite...

Eurovision birthdays 25/10 – A little birthday?

Winners' birthdays are like buses. You wait for ages and then two come along on consecutive days. In 1982, a girl from...

Eurovision birthdays 24/10 – Nous les Oneuropeux

Some say that the contest took a nose-dive in quality when it moved from monochrome to colour. You can be the judge today...

Eurovision birthdays 23/10 – Däm däm däm

We're all smart, we know our European countries by heart. If that doesn't apply to you, what are you doing following Europe's favourite...

Eurovision birthdays 21/10 – Düm düm düm

Remember Turkey? You must do. They took part for years with excellent songs and everyone ignored them. Then they went downmarket...

Eurovision birthdays 20/10 – It’s beginning to look like cheese, darn...

London was a very special Eurovision city in the 1960s. It hosted three of things, all in different venues. Not many cities...

Eurovision birthdays 18/10 – Watch my dance, go on, you know...

Now I picked on Greece the other day, probably a little harshly. They've put in some good stuff, like this song. It...

Eurovision birthdays 17/10 – The party for everybody’s over now

If in doubt, change your name. Today's birthday girl has been in the contest three times. The first was with a fellow...

Eurovision birthdays 16/10 – I’m like an eagle in the open...

Dramatic is always a high-risk strategy. It can do the business or bomb completely. Our Albanian friends like to choose this style...

Eurovision birthdays 15/10 – J’aime la fomage, Même si c’est une...

I feel old today. I'm a Riigi of a similar vintage to today's birthday girl and if she were doing now what she...