Edith Piaf

Singer Edith Piaf

Full Name: Édith Giovanna Gassion
Profession: Singer


Why Famous: Widely regarded as France's national diva.

Born: December 19, 1915
Birthplace: Paris, France
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Died: October 11, 1963 (aged 47)

Married Life

  • 1935-08-19 French singer Édith Piaf (19) weds Andrew Johnseppe in Belleville, Paris
  • 1962-10-09 French singer Édith Piaf (46) marries French Greek actor Théo Sarapo (26)

Historical Events in the Life of Edith Piaf

  • 1936-04-14 French singer Édith Piaf questioned after nightclub owner and her patron Louis Leplée murdered in Paris

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