Jean-Pierre Ferland

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Birthday
24, 1934
Birthplace
Canada
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
24, 1934 (age 84)
Birthplace
Canada

About

Canadian singer and songwriter who was made Order of Canada in 1996 and was made a Knight of the National Order of Quebec in 2003.

Before Fame

He worked as an accountant with Radio-Canada in 1956 before taking guitar lessons and writing his first songs.

Trivia

He had a stroke on October 12, 2006, which caused him to cancel his final concert at the Ball Centre on October 13, 2006.

Family Life

He grew up with family in Montreal, Quebec.

Associated With

He performed with Celine Dion on the plains of Abraham in August 2008.