Tag Archives: Marcel Cerdan

Une victoire par K-O

French boxer Marcellin “Marcel” Cerdan was born on July 22, 1916 in Algeria when it was a French colony. His professional career began in Morocco with a victory that started a streak of 47 consecutive wins that lasted for over four … Continue reading

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Non, je ne regrette rien

French singer and national icon Édith Piaf was born on December 19, 1915 in Belleville, one of the roughest parts of Paris. Her real name was Édith Giovanna Gassion, but she was more commonly known as La Môme Piaf, or … Continue reading

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