Nicolai Ghiaurov

 

 

Age: 74

 

Summary: Bulgarian opera singer considered as one of opera's greatest basses whose introduction to the genre started with winning the top prizes in opera-singing festivals in Warsaw and Paris and who was best known for his work in the operas La Boheme, Don Quichotte and Mefistofele.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: September 13, 1929

 

Died: June 2, 2004

 

Location: Modena, Italy