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James Last (also known as "Hansi", born Hans Last; 17 April 1929 – 9 June 2015) was a Bremen composer and big band leader. Initially a jazz bassist (Last won the award for "best bassist in Germany in each of the years 1950 - 1952), his trademark "happy music" made his numerous albums best-sellers in Germany and the United Kingdom, with 65 of his albums reaching the charts in the UK alone. His composition "Happy Heart" became an international success in interpretations by Andy Williams and Petula Clark.

Age: 86 (age at death)
Born: 17 April, 1929, Place of Birth
Died: 9 June, 2015, Place of Death
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: German
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary
Rest in Peace: James Last died on 09 June 2015, Aged 86.


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2009 Dinosaurier -
2007 Why Men Don't Listen and Women Can't Read Maps -
1989 Zwei Münchner in Hamburg -
1988 Lorentz & Söhne -
1987 Der Landarzt -
1985 Drachenfutter -
1985 Grenzenloses Himmelblau -
1982 Kreisbrandmeister Felix Martin -
1982 Show-Express -
1981 Das Traumschiff -
1981 Der Fuchs von Övelgönne -


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