Maurice Chevalier


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Noun1.Maurice Chevalier - French actor and cabaret singer (1888-1972)Maurice Chevalier - French actor and cabaret singer (1888-1972)
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1888: Maurice Chevalier, legendary French entertainer and actor, was born in Paris.
5: Heritage Review Will Include The Following Residences: Rsidence Les Aubpines 54 Avenue Maurice Chevalier 06150 Cannes La Bocca (Buildings A And B C And D ()) Residence Street Magi Cited Garden 06110 Le Cannet Abc And D Buildings Residence Aube 53 Avenue Michel Jourdan 06150 Cannes La Bocca Rsidence Les Cigales 1-11 Avenue Du Vercors 06150 Cannes Mouth Of The Buildings A, B And C Residence Sparrows 5-7 Rue Beaulieu 06150 Cannes La Bocca Rsidence La Noria 74 Avenue Michel Jourdan 06150 Cannes La Bocca
In the early 20th century, entertainers like Buffalo Bill performed at the Bataclan; chanson singer Maurice Chevalier had his early successes there.
1888 FRENCH actor and entertainer Maurice Chevalier was born.
Jonathan De Souza looks at Tom Gunning's idea of "the cinema of attractions" in film musicals through a lively close reading of the 1932 Maurice Chevalier vehicle Love Me Tonight.
Maybe he's just smarting from being denied the chance to sing "Thank Heaven for Little Girls," the definitive theme song of nostalgic old bon vivants when it was sung by Maurice Chevalier in the movie.
Whilst studying towards my French O-levels I actually met Maurice Chevalier, the incredibly popular and charming French film actor and singer.
In 1949, Maurice Chevalier was first Roastee at The Friars Club.
She is best known for her novel Gigi, which was turned into an Oscar-winning film strarring Leslie Caron and Maurice Chevalier.
The documentary makers have also raised awkward questions about the connections of singers Edith Piaf and Maurice Chevalier.
Researchers also claimed French stars such as Edith Piaf, Maurice Chevalier and Sacha Guitry had links with Nazis.