Conchita Wurst

by andrew on July 15, 2014

Birth Name: Thomas Neuwirth

Place of Birth: Gmunden, Austria

Date of Birth: 6 November, 1988

Ethnicity: Austrian

Conchita Wurst, also known as Thomas Neuwirth and Conchita, is an Austrian singer, recording artist, and drag queen. Conchita came to international attention when winning the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark, with the song “Rise Like a Phoenix.”

Conchita’s parents are Helga and Siegfried Neuwirth.

Conchita’s paternal grandmother was named Maria.


Photo by Denis Makarenko/

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Manila April 16, 2018 at 6:17 am

Get well soon :(

phaedra March 22, 2016 at 10:37 pm

Must have Jewish ancestry.

Manila March 21, 2016 at 8:58 pm

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