Birth on September 28 1934 of Brigitte Bardot in Paris. His/her
father, engineer, fourteen years older than his/her mother,
which will be that will push Brigitte towards studies of music
At fifteen years, Brigitte appears for the premlière
time in the review of mode "It" and made an incursion
noticed with the cinema in 1952 into "the Norman Hole".
This same year, it will turn in two other films and will meet
the realizer Roger Vadim with whom it will marry malgrès
a parental refusal because minor. This union will last approximately
In 1953, charming
and marvellous, Brigitte make her beginnings in the American
cinema at the sides of Kirk Douglas in "Act of coils"
Thanks to its charm, with its personality semi-angel, semi-demon,
with its look of provocative coed (can one go until saying that
it entraina young people the Frenchwoman in the fashion of the
miniskirts?) it will have only successes and will go even until
being introduced in a way remarkable and noticed into the French
song. Indeed, helped by Serge Gainbourg, it will be found with
several albums and of many tubes among its 80 songs (Harley
Davidson, I would like to say to you..., Bonnie And Clyde....)
Moreover, Charles De Gaule, who aprécie much Brigitte
for his qualities proposes to him to be the model of Marianne
(symbol of the French Republic). It accepts and thus makes it
possible thus million French to admire his republican beauty
during several years (it will be replaced by Catherine Deneuve
in the Eighties.)
Louis Malle wants it once again for Viva Maria, Michel Deville
presents it to us merry and mutine in the Bear and the headstock,
Robert Enrico puts Lino Ventura at his knees in Boulevard of
rum, Vadim the unrepentant tempting watch.
At her forty years, Brigitte decides to withdraw world of the
spectacle and to settle in her residence of Tropez Saint (Southern
of France). She turned in more than fifty films. She will devote
from now on her life to the animals through her foundation for
the protection of the rights of the animals (the babies seals,
life of the asses...)
It Marie for the third time with Bernard d' Ormales in 1992.
In 1997, it sells its property of Tropez Saint and with this
money it gives a national statute to its foundation and thus
obliges the French state to recognize the founded good of its
action for the animals.