Brazilian singerDied when: 62 years 123 days (748 months)
Star Sign: Pisces
Wilson Simonal de Castro, was a Brazilian singer, born in Rio de Janeiro on February 23, 1938.He died in São Paulo on June 25, 2000.
He was a singer with great success in the 1960s and in the first half of the 1970s.He was married two times and had two sons: Wilson Simoninha and Max de Castro, both are artists today.
He also had a daughter, named Patricia.Although relatively unknown outside of South America, two of his biggest hits were successfully covered by Sérgio Mendes-- "País Tropical" and "Sá Marina" (the latter as "Pretty World" with English lyrics by Marilyn and Alan Bergman).
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