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Francis Lai
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Mireille Mathieu

Knowledge Identifier: +Mireille_Mathieu


Mireille Mathieu

French singer add

Category: Music

Born in 1946.

Countries: France (50%), Russia (19%), Spain (4%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Brigitte Bardot, Dalida, Francis Lai

Linked to: Barclay Records, Capitol Records, Charlie Hebdo, Christian Lacroix




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Mireille Mathieu was born in 1946 add something


Thus, losing to Michèle Torr in 1962 when she sang "Les cloches de Lisbonne" at the first contest, and losing again in 1963 singing Édith Piaf's "L'Hymne à l'amour add something


During a 1965 summer gala, added to the Enrico Macias concert by Raoul Colombe , she met her future manager Johnny Stark add something


Mireille was invited to Paris by the impresario Régis Durcourt to sing on the "Song Parade" television program, Friday 19 November 1965 add something


The truth has never been revealed how, but Mireille was suddenly moved-up to compete live on the Sunday 21 November 1965 episode of "Jeu de la Chance," a talent segment of the popular French program "Télé-Dimanche add something


Mireille spent all of 1966 and 1967 touring add something


By 1968, under his careful management, she was France's most popular singer add something


Mireille included his operatic voice on her 1968 Christmas album, where it was mixed in with the Minuit Chrétiens song add something


While on tour in February 1968, Mireille was in a car accident in which she fractured one of her vertebrae; the injury sidelined her for three months add something


Aslan (artist) - He is the sculptor of the Fifth Republic Marianne as Brigitte Bardot in 1970, followed by the Mireille Mathieu Marianne


Jacques Pottier - In the 1970s he taught French musical artists Dalida, Nicole Croisille, Sheila and Ringo , Thierry Le Luron and Mireille Mathieu


In 1971, Barclay was unable to meet the demands for records add something


Barclay's contract was to run until 1972 add something


In 1972, Mireille toured Canada and produced a live album add something


In the 17 April 1972 issue of Charlie Hebdo an unflattering caricature of Mireille was featured on the cover in an attack cartoon that was titled "Comme Mireille Mathieu Votez Débile" and a voice balloon saying "Areu Areu" or goo-goo baby talk add something


In 1985, Mireille joined in a huge project by Placido Domingo, called "The Tales of Cri-Cri add something


In 1986, she performed a concert in Beijing, China add something


In 1989, President François Mitterrand invited Mathieu to sing a tribute to General Charles de Gaulle add something


In December 1990, She gave a series of concerts at the Palais des Congrès in Paris add something


In 1993, she released two albums devoted to her idol, Édith Piaf, essentially retracing her roots add something


In January 1996, "Vous lui Direz" was released add something


In 1999, she released a German album "Alles nur ein Spiel", with Francis Lai on accordion add something


The performance, and interview, were recorded and released in wide-screen DVD format in 2006; however, the DVD was in European video format only add something


In 2007, she gave her support to Nicolas Sarkozy who was the mayor of Neuilly sur Seine , where she has resided since coming to Paris in 1965 add something


On 1 November 2008, she was a guest of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin in Moscow, and performed a concert in his honor add something


On 4 November 2010, she was awarded the Russian Medal of Friendship by President Dmitry Medvedev at a State Dinner add something


On 26 January 2011, Mireille was promoted from Chevalier to Officier of the Légion d'honneur add something


On 10 November 2011, Mathieu cancelled her concert in Israel for the second time in 2011 add something


Even their latest concert to Siberia in 2012 has kept them paired and the music has always been rated excellent in reviews add something


In 2012 she did not support any candidate publicly add something


Mireille Mathieu was accompanied by her mother and sister Monique to Moscow, Russia from 31 August to 8 September 2012, for the Spasskaya Tower Military Festival in the Red Square add something


As of 26 September 2012 her lawyer André Schmidt has sued the station for defamation add something


On 12 October 2012 Mireille Mathieu announced on her Web page that she had cancelled some of her shows in Russia add something


She was able to salvage the tours on 3 November 2012 in Moscow, 5 November 2012 in Saint Petersburg and 7 November 2012 in Krasnodar add something


She has rescheduled one concert in Ufa to 7 March 2013 add something


During one of the concerts as part of this festival, September 5, 2013 she sang before the audience under the icy rain and gusty winds in a light dress, refusing to offer her coat, considering it disrespectful to merznuvshim people in the stands add something


Mathieu has a pretty active tour schedule for 2014 on her web site, to celebrate her 50th year in show business add something


Her France 50th Anniversary tour runs from October to November 2014 add something


Mathieu performed her 50th Anniversary tour in Germany and Austria from March 1st to March 16th 2015, singing in twelve different cities to sellout crowds add something


In March 2015 she announced on her web page that all the concerts in Russia were cancelled "due to the economic situation add something


On 26 May 2015, Mireille will sing at the "Culture Without Borders" project at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris add something


On 30 July 2015, she will return, after 41 years, to Byblos, Lebanon for the Byblos International Festival add something


On 20 March 2016, Mireille's mother passed away at the age of 94 from a pulmonary embolism add something