Songwriter and stand-up comedian Tzimis Panousis dies at the age of 63

Greek singer, songwriter and standup comedian Tzimis Panousis died suddenly of a heart attack on Saturday, at the age of 63. He was rushed to Erythros Stavros hospital in Athens where doctors failed to rescuscitate him.

Panousis had collapsed on stage during a show in early December and had been taken to hospital, where he had stayed for a few days.