Here at Eurovision Ireland, we look at what happened at the Eurovision Song Contest and Family of Events #OnThisDay. Today is 6th May 2018 and we look at Yugoslavia’s only victory.
6th May – 29 Years Ago Today
On this day in 1989, the 34th Eurovision Song Contest took place in the Palais de Beaulieu, Lausanne. Riva took part for Yugoslavia, becoming the only entry to win for her country. Riva finished with a 7 point margin over their nearest competitor, Live Report from the United Kingdom.
Author: Richard Taylor
Source: Eurovision Ireland