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 Claude-Emma “Chouchou” Debussy

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Claude-Emma “Chouchou” Debussy Famous memorial

Birth
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Death 14 Jul 1919 (aged 13)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, 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

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 diphtheria 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/memorial/9680661/claude-emma-debussy : accessed ), memorial page for Claude-Emma “Chouchou” Debussy (30 Oct 1905–14 Jul 1919), Find a Grave Memorial ID 9680661, citing Cimetière de Passy, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find a Grave .