The year 2022 was marked by the disappearance of many French celebrities. On January 19, the talented actor Gaspard Ulliel suddenly disappeared at the age of 37 following a terrible skiing accident at the resort of La Rosière in Savoie.
Two months later, on March 2, 2022, it was the emblematic figure of the TF1 newspaper, Jean-Pierre Pernaut, who disappeared at the age of 71. Admitted to hospital in February following several strokes, he was placed in a coma following a deterioration in his state of health. His funeral brought together big names in politics as well as several French actors and singers. In May, a star of French song, Régine, bowed out at the age of 92. The one who was nicknamed the “Queen of the night” marked a whole generation of fans through the ages.
The following month, the actor Jean-Louis Trintignant, mythical figure of French cinema, disappeared “surrounded by his relatives” at 91 years old. The artist of And God…created woman and Love “died peacefully of old age,” his wife said. July 2022 was also marked by the death of Charlotte Valandrey, an actress who had received a heart transplant twice due to health problems. The 53-year-old star was buried in Pléneuf-Val-André.
Other personalities, including Daniel Lévi, Olivia Newton-John, Queen Elizabeth II, Mylène Demongeot or even more recently the footballer Pelé and Vivienne Westwood left in 2022. A few hours from New Year’s Eve, Planet invites you to discover all the celebrities who were born on January 1st.