Square Maurice Chevalier in Paris

March 05, 2022 - 02:36 AM - 479 views

A square paying tribute to Maurice Chevalier in Menilmontant, in Paris' 20th arrondissement (Google Maps).

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Menilmontant is a famous neighbourhood for French Chanson. Chevalier was born there on 12th september 1888. Edith Piaf rented a little flat there at the start of her career (now a museum). And of course, "Menilmontant" is one of Charles Trenet's most famous songs. 


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