Popular French singer who has sold more then seventy million albums. He is best remembered for singles like 'Comme D'habitude', which was re-made by Frank Sinatra as 'My Way'.
He worked at a bank and as a drummer at French hotels.
He died after being electrocuted by a light fixture while taking a shower.
His father worked on the Suez Canal, while his mother was an avid musician.
He collaborated with famed songwriter and producer Roger Greenaway on the single ""Il Fait Beau, Il Fait Bon".