Édith Piaf
Édith Piaf

Édith Piaf

Édith Piaf, the French singer and cultural icon of partly Algerian and Italian descent who "is almost universally regarded as France's greatest popular singer." Her singing reflected her life, with her specialty being ballads

person, singer, musician, musical act, busker, mezzo-soprano, sagittarian person

Legal name, Full name
"Édith Giovanna Gassion"
Albums
Here's Edith Piaf; La Vie en rose (disc 1); L'intégrale 1946-1963 (disc 1); Legends of the 20th Century; The Early Years/1936, Volume 1;  …
Genre
Cabaret, Chanson
Singles
Hymne à l'amour
Born
1915; December 1915; December 19th 1915; France; Europe;  …
Died
1963, October 1963, October 10th 1963, October 11th 1963, cancer,  …
Wrote
La Vie en rose
Active
1935 - 1963
Composer on
La Vie En Rose, La Garçonne
Occupation
actor, songwriter, opera singer
Wikipedia Page
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Édith_Piaf
Gender
female
Nationality
french
Last Name
"Piaf"
First Name
"Édith"
Organisations
French people, Kabyle people
Main Occupation
singer-songwriter
Age at Death
47 years, 9 months and 22 days old
Class
musician, singer, person, mezzo-soprano, busker,  …
Composer for
La Vie En Rose
Did
die (1963)
Born During
1910s
Died During
January 1st 1960, 00:00 - December 31st 1969, 23:59
Attributes
female, Cabaret, roman catholic, Chanson, moroccan,  …
Related Websites
http://gw0.geneanet.org/index.php3?b=antoine0667&lang=en&m=A&p=edith; http://gw0.geneanet.org/index.php3?b=antoine0667_w&lang=en&m=A&p=edith; http://fr.lyrsense.com/edith_piaf?abc; http://paroles.abazada.com/chansons,edith-piaf,1001.htm; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RuA1awvhqYc;  …
Freebase ID
"/guid/9202a8c04000641f8000000003b67a7f"
DBPedia URI
http://dbpedia.org/resource/%C3%89dith_Piaf
Birthday
the 19th of December
Last Words
""Every damn fool thing you do in this life you pay for.""
Quotes
"To be successful in my native France, where people speak the same language and understand me, is nothing."; "People say that I could sing the phone book and make it sound good."; "Money? How did I lose it? I never did lose it. I just never knew where it went."; "If God has allowed me to earn so much money, it is because He knows I give it all away."; "I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears.";  …
Freebase Primary MID
"/m/01wdzm_"

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