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 (pē-äf′, pē′äf′), Edith Originally Edith Giovanna Gassion. 1915-1963.
French cabaret singer best remembered for her world-weary vocal style, heard in recordings such as "La Vie en rose" (1946).
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Piaf

(French pjaf)
n
(Biography) Edith (edit), real name Edith Giovanna Gassion, known as the Little Sparrow, 1915–63, French singer
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