World famous jazz manouche performer who was the successor of Stéphane Grappelli.
He began to study music with his father, but moved onto more serious learning when he was four; he began delving into improvisational violin while performing at weddings.
There is a perfume named after him.
He married a woman named Vera, who he met at his first gig at a Russian cabaret.
He has collaborated with many different performers, including Babik Reinhardt, the son of Django Reinhardt.