Elena Burke

 

 

 

Age: 74

 

Summary: Cuban well-known singer and original member of the famous Cuban female singing group Cuarteto d'Aida, which was founded and director by the revered Cuban pianist Aida Diestro, and whose songs included a wide repertoire of genre that ranged from classical Latin music to romantic ballads for more than 60 years.

 

 

Cause of Death: AIDS

 

Born: February 28, 1928

 

Died: June 9, 2002

 

Location: Havana, Cuba