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Heloisa "Helo" Pinheiro, the woman that inspired the classic bossa nova tune, "The Girl From Ipanema," poses for a picture in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The quintessential tune was inspired by Pinheiro when she passed the songwriters in a beachside bar on her way to the sea 50 years ago. To its legions of fans, the decades have only heightened the song's allure, adding a wash of nostalgia to this hymn to passing youth and beauty. At 68, Pinheiro has two TV shows roles and is planning to launch a book in English about her past
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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Brazil Girl From Ipanema, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Heloisa "Helo" Pinheiro, the woman that inspired the classic bossa nova tune, "The Girl From Ipanema," poses for a picture in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The quintessential tune was inspired by Pinheiro when she passed the songwriters in a beachside bar on her way to the sea 50 years ago. To its legions of fans, the decades have only heightened the song's allure, adding a wash of nostalgia to this hymn to passing youth and beauty. At 68, Pinheiro has two TV shows roles and is planning to launch a book in English about her past

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