Singer and actress Jane Birkin has passed away at the age of 76



British singer and actress Jane Birkin died at the age of 76 in Paris Having developed practically all of her artistic career in France, although she has been away from the scene for some time due to health problems.

And the BFMTV channel, quoting sources from the artist’s environment, reported, on Sunday, that They found her dead in her home in Paris..

She had been retired from the stage for quite some time, although she did return to work punctually after her exposure in 2021 that affected her.

Last March, his entourage announced the cancellation of his concerts for two months, but then new cancellations arrived at the end of May.

Jane Birkin was born in London on December 14, 1946, the daughter of a military man and a famous English actress, Judy Campbell, who has had direct contact with cinema since childhood.

His first roles were in two films that were awarded at the Cannes Film Festival, “If we wereWritten by Richard Lister in 1965, and above all,Explodes’ by Michelangelo Antonioni in 1967.

with this experienceIn 1968 he decided to settle in France. It was there that she met singer Serge Gainsbourg with whom she had a romance that resulted in some headline buzz and occasional scandal, notably with a duet that left its mark on French song history, “Je t’ aim moi non plus” in 1979.

At the same time, she continued her acting career, first with comedic roles such asn ‘La moutarde me monte au nez’ or ‘La course à l’échalote’.

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Although the Birkin-Gainsbourg couple separated in 1980, the composer and singer wrote for her three years later one of his highly regarded albums, Baby alone in babylone, which earned her a gold record, something he went back to achieving. With “Arabesque” in 2002.

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Her health issues forced her to temporarily interrupt her career in 2012 due to severe pericarditis which forced her to rest. In December of the following year, he lost his eldest daughter, Kate.

In 2017, she told herself that she was self-treating for leukemia.

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