Jelena Jovanovic was born on November 3, 1933 in Belgrade, Serbia. Married to director, screenwriter Stevo Zigon [1926-2005] she took his name as her stage name and became Jelena Zigon to film watchers. Beginning with “Opstinsko dete” (1953) she has appeared in over 60 films and television appearances in including one Euro-western “Flaming Frontier” (1965) playing the role of Delia. Jelena is the mother of actress Ivana Zigon [1968- ].
Today we celebrate Jelena Zigon’s 80th birthday.