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DALIDA, a French icon

Dalida, a diva and a fashion icon. A major exhibition is dedicated to Dalida at Palais Galliera. One of the main squares in Montmartre has been named after her. For many, Dalida is a myth, a legend, a diva. She sold more than 170 million albums worldwide. However her private life has often been tragic.

Marie Curie, the most famous female scientist of all time

The most famous female scientist of all time Marie Curie was a French-Polish physicist, chemist: pioneer in radioactivity. She spent most of her live in France. “Not only did she do...

Who’s that man ? (Dior)

Christian Dior is one of the most famous fashion designer. "Dior" : a world of elegance and style. In this article : details about Christian Dior's life, photos, video by Ann jeanne in Paris - afriendinparis.com

Pierre Hermé : the Haute Couture pastry chef

The World’s Best Pastry Chef 2016 Pierre Hermé is pronounced : [Py-air air-meh] On the 13rd of June, Pierre Hermé received  the title of World’s Best Pastry Chef, in New...

The lovers of Peynet – French symbols of LOVE

The Lovers of Peynet : French symbols of Valentine's day

Audrey Hepburn and Paris

Audrey Hepburn and Paris ? Yes, Audrey Hepburn loved going to Angelina tearoom in Paris. CLICK on the photo to know more : Text, photos and videos by "Ann Jeanne in Paris"

Opening Exhibition in Montmartre

This weekend, I have attended the opening of a wonderful photography exhibition in Montmartre. Everything was perfect... Read more...

Jean-Gabriel DOMERGUE : painter of the Parisian ladies

Jean-gabriel Domergue is another of my favourite painters. You can see all sorts of influences in his art : Degas Toulouse Lautrec… Jean-Gabriel Domergue (1889 – 1962) started painting very young....

CHANEL – a style icon

As Chanel once said : “Luxury must be comfortable, otherwise, it is not luxury.” Ahead of her time : The first designer to create élégant and comfortable clothes for women....

Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison (1965 – 1971), was the legendary lead singer and songwriter of The Doors Born on December 8, 1943, in Melbourne, Florida. He studied film at UCLA, where he...

HEMINGWAY in Paris

Ernest HEMINGWAY : 1918 – La Madeleine (Metro : Madeleine) First place for Hemingway in Paris : in 1918, Hemingway, a U.S. Red Cross volunteer at the time, found himself...

Henry Miller in Paris

"When Spring comes to Paris, the humblest mortal alive must feel that he dwells in paradise" Henry Miller. Henry Miller use to live in Paris from 1930 to 1939.