Claude-Emma “Chouchou” Debussy

Claude-Emma “Chouchou” Debussy

Birth
France
Death 14 Jul 1919 (aged 13)
France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 14, in the grave of her father, Claude Debussy.
Memorial ID 9680661 · View Source
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Folk Figure. Only child of composer Claude Debussy. She was the inspiration and dedicatee of his famous piano suite, "Children's Corner" (1908). A year after her father's death, Chouchou died from complications of diptheria at 13. She was the subject of a 1995 French film, "Chouchou: Music of Love".

Bio by: Bobb Edwards


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Bobb Edwards
  • Added: 20 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9680661
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Claude-Emma “Chouchou” Debussy (30 Oct 1905–14 Jul 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9680661, citing Cimetiere de Passy, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .