Edith Piaf

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Birthday
19, 1915
Birthplace
Paris, France
Death Date
Oct 11, 1963 (47)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
19, 1915
Birthplace
Paris, France
Death Date
Oct 11, 1963 (47)

About

French singer known by the nickname The Little Sparrow who released classic songs like "La Foule" and "Non, je ne regrette rien."

Before Fame

She was watched by prostitutes who worked at her mother's brothel. She worked as a street singer after having her first daughter when she was seventeen.

Trivia

Her song "La Vie en rose" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame Award.

Family Life

She married Jacques Pills on September 20, 1952 and, after their divorce in 1956, she remarried Theo Sarapo on October 9, 1962.

Associated With

In 1944, she discovered Yves Montand in Paris and made him part of her act.

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