Born Nov 29, 1943

Zouzou is a model, actress, singer and icon of the 1960s and early 1970s mostly known for her beauty and for her lead role in Éric Rohmer's Love in the Afternoon. Her career, however, was constantly hampered by her addiction to heroin and other drugs. The nickname "Zouzou" is due to her zézaiement (lisp) of the consonants 's','j' and 'z'.… Read More

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1943 Birth Born on November 29, 1943.


1968 24 Years Old The news magazine Paris Match baptised her "la twisteuse". She represented the liberated young woman, who was active during the protests of May 1968, as indeed Ciarlet was.


1978 34 Years Old She left then for Swinging London with Brian Jones, but left him and returned to Paris. However, her success after this eroded. In 1978 she left Paris for the Antilles where she remained for seven years.


1985 41 Years Old She returned to France in 1985 to take care of her mother. … Read More


2002 58 Years Old In 2002, she co-starred in the short film Signe d' hiver ("Sign of winter"), directed by Jean-Claude Moireau and also starring Marie Rousseau and Cyrille Thouvenin.
2003 59 Years Old In 2003, her autobiography, Jusqu' à l' aube ("Until dawn"), co-written with Olivier Nicklaus, was published by Flammarion. … Read More


2005 61 Years Old In 2005, Zouzou appeared at the Sentier des Halles club in Paris.
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