Marie Laforêt is dead. The Franco-Swiss singer and actress dies in Switzerland at the age of 80.
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Laforêt was born on October 5, 1939 in Soulac-sur-Mer on the French Atlantic coast. She has lived in Switzerland since the 1970s. She released more than a dozen studio albums in French and also sang in Spanish, Portuguese and Italian. The artist also interpreted international hits such as "Paint it Black" by the Rolling Stones.
The campaign portal "Purepeople.com" reported that Laforêt died on Saturday in a Swiss clinic in Genolier. She had already been there for several weeks. (Mgb / DPA)