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Katrina Leskanich

Katrina Leskanich was born on April 10, 1960 in Topeka, Kansas, USA. She is an actress, known for Allsang På Grensen (2007), Katrina & the Waves: Walking on Sunshine (1985) and Children in Need Rocks the 80s (2017). See full bio »

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 2017 Children in Need Rocks the 80s (TV Movie)
 2007 Allsang På Grensen (TV Series)
 1985 Katrina & the Waves: Walking on Sunshine (Video short)
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Katrina | Katrina and the Waves


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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With her band Katrina and the Waves, she got the highest score to date in the Eurovision Song Contest, a score of 227 points, with the song "Love shine a light" in 1997. Only by changing the voting system in 2004 and allowing more countries to vote increasing the points to be given, that score could be overcame. See more »

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