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 Pierre Dac

Pierre Dac

Birth
Chatillon-sur-Marne, Departement de la Marne, Champagne-Ardenne, France
Death 9 Feb 1975 (aged 81)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 87 (columbarium), urn 4462
Memorial ID 7652 · View Source
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Humorist Author. Born in Chalons-sur-Main, France, he was best remembered as a French humorist author, for his uplifting positive works. During World War II, Pierre Dac was one of the speakers on the BBC's Radio Londres service to occupied France. He produced a series of satirical songs which, helped promote the spirits of those in the times of the war. After the war, he participated in a comic duet with the Francis Blanche, in a series of radio shows. In Paris, France, he also created a periodic slang masonic rite "Le rite des Voyous", which is still practiced in some French lodges to date. He died at age 81 in Paris, France.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 12 Dec 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7652
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pierre Dac (15 Aug 1893–9 Feb 1975), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7652, citing Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .