She was even invited to go to the White House to sing for President Gerald Ford in 1974 and performed in the 1976 ‘Royal Variety Show’. Notable TV appearances included “The Morecambe & Wise Show” (1968), “Hi! Summer” (1977), “The Val Doonican Show” (1970) and her own TV series called ‘Lena Zavaroni and Music’ (1979) and ‘Lena’ (1980 - 1982). Lena developed anorexia and spent two years fighting this devastating illness from the age of 13 to 15, this became clinical depression which she had for the rest of her life. Lena underwent a number of treatments for her depression but none of them seemed to help in the long team and so during September 1999 she underwent a surgical procedure called “Neurosurgery for Mental Disorder (NMD) but shortly after the Neurosurgery Lena contracted pneumonia while still in the hospital and died from it on October 1, 1999. She weighed less than five stone (70 lb, 32 kg). Discography Lena's debut album and single: Ma! He's Making Eyes at Me The single went to number 10 in the UK pop charts, and the album went to number 8. Lena's second album: If My Friends Could See Me Now Pickwick releases a two record set. made up of Lena's first two albums called The Lena Zavaroni Collection Lena's third album: Presenting Lena Zavaroni Lena's fourth album: Songs Are Such Good Things Lena's fifth album: Lena Zavaroni And Her Music Lena's sixth and final album: Hold Tight, It's Lena Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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