Violetta Villas

Polish cabaret star, singer, actress, composer, songwriter (1938-2011)

Violetta Villas (born 10 June 1938 - 5 December 2011) was a Polish singer, actress, composer and songwriter. She was born in Verviers, Belgium. Her voice was a coloratura soprano which spans 4.7 octaves. In 1960s she was the star of revues in Paris, New York and Las Vegas.[1] She died in Lewin Klodzki, Poland.

Violetta Villas
Violetta Eliza Cieślak

10 June 1938
Died5 December 2011 (aged 73)
Lewin Klodzki, Poland
OccupationSinger, actress
(m. 1954-1956, divorced)
Ted Kowalczyk
(m. 1988-1988, divorced)
ChildrenKrzysztof Gospodarek
Parent(s)Bolesław Cieślak
Janina Cieślak


  1. Witold Filler, Tygrysica z Magdalenki, 1993

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