Charles Trenet (Composer)
Born: 18th May 1913, Narbonne, France
Died: 19th February 2001, Créteil, France
Louis Charles Augustin Georges Trenet was a French singer-songwriter, who composed both the music and the lyrics to nearly a thousand songs. These include "La Mer", "Boum!" and "Y'a d'la joie", and supported a career that lasted over sixty years.