Nella Martinetti, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Nella Martinetti

Swiss singer-songwriter (1946-2011)

Date of Birth: 21-Jan-1946

Place of Birth: Brissago, Switzerland

Date of Death: 29-Jul-2011

Profession: actor, singer, songwriter, television presenter

Nationality: Switzerland

Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

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About Nella Martinetti

  • Nella Martinetti (21 January 1946 – 29 July 2011) was a Swiss singer-songwriter, affectionately nicknamed "Bella Nella". She was born in Brissago, Ticino, Switzerland.
  • In 1986, she became the first winner of the Grand Prix der Volksmusik with the song "Bella Musica", which she composed.
  • In 1987, along with Atilla Sereftug, Martinetti approached young singer Celine Dion, asking her to represent Switzerland in the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest.
  • Dion won the Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Ne partez pas sans moi." Martinetti died in Männedorf, Switzerland, aged 65, in 2011, from pancreatic cancer.

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