France’s ‘Queen of the Night’ Regine dies at 93
The French singer Regine died at the age of 93, RIA Novosti reports with reference to AFP.
“Regine peacefully left us on May 1 at 11 am in the Paris region.” ;, — said the singer's granddaughter.
Rezhina Silberberg was born on December 26, 1929 in Anderlecht, Belgium. In 1932 the family moved to Paris. During the Second World War, she developed a passion for singing. Later, she began to teach fashionable modern dances, including the twist.
In the 50s, she began to open nightclubs under the sign “At Regine's”; (Chez Régine`s). It is believed that they became the prototypes of the current nightclubs. In total, more than 20 clubs were opened in Europe and the USA. She is also known as a popular singer and comedian.
Recall that French couturier and photographer Thierry Mugler died in January at the age of 73.