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Serge Gainsbourg (1928–1991)


Serge Gainsbourg was born on April 2, 1928 in Paris, France as Lucien Ginsburg. He was married to Bambou, Françoise Pancrazzi and Élisabeth Levitsky. He died on March 2, 1991 in Paris. See full bio »

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(age 62) in Paris, France

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 2013 Boule & Bill (writer: "Harley Davidson")
 2012 Road North (writer: "Je T'aime moi non plus")
 2012 My Way (writer: "Laisse tomer les filles", "Poupée de cire, poupée de son")
 2010 Public Speaking (Documentary) (performer: "New York USA") / (writer: "New York USA")
 2010 Bicicleta, cullera, poma (Documentary) (writer: "Procuro olvidarte")
 2010 Greenberg (performer: "Melody") / (writer: "Melody")
 2010 Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (performer: "Valse de Melody", "Baudelaire (Le Serpent qui Danse)", "L'Eau à la bouche", "L'hippopodame", "Friedland (Jambe en Bois)", "Intoxicated Man", "Requiem pour un Con", "Le Poinçonneur Des Lilas") / (writer: "Valse de Melody", "Nazi Rock", "Sorry Angel", "L'hippopodame", "Friedland (Jambe en Bois)", "Intoxicated Man", "Requiem pour un Con", "Le Poinçonneur Des Lilas")
 2009 The Mouth of the Wolf (Documentary) (performer: "L'eau à la bouche") / (writer: "L'eau à la bouche")
 2009 The Island Inside (writer: "Comment te dir adieu")
 2009 A Single Man (performer: "Baudelaire" (1962)) / (writer: "Baudelaire" (1962))
 2008 Mesrine: Killer Instinct (performer: "L'appareil a sous") / (writer: "L'appareil a sous")
 2007 Towelhead (performer: "La Javanaise") / (writer: "La Javanaise")
 2007 L'ennemi intime (lyrics: "Le cha cha cha du loup") / (performer: "Le cha cha cha du loup") / (writer: "Le cha cha cha du loup")
 2007 The Nanny Diaries (performer: "Du Jazz Dans Le Ravin") / (writer: "Du Jazz Dans Le Ravin")
 2007 Primo Basílio (writer: "L'Eau a La Bouche")
 2007 Rush Hour 3 (lyrics: "Bonnie & Clyde") / (music: "Bonnie & Clyde") / (performer: "Bonnie & Clyde")
 2007 California Dreamin' (performer: "La Javanaise") / (writer: "La Javanaise")
 2007 Death Proof (writer: - as Lu Ginsberg) / (writer: "Chick Habit", "Laisse Tomber Les Filles")
 2007 Sicko (Documentary) (performer: "Je t'aime moi non plus") / (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus")
 2007 Grindhouse (writer: "Chick Habit")
 2007 La tête de maman (lyrics: "La ballade de Johnny-Jane", "Fuir le bonheur de peur qu'il ne se sauve", "Di doo dah") / (music: "La ballade de Johnny-Jane", "Fuir le bonheur de peur qu'il ne se sauve", "Di doo dah")
 2006 Uranya (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus")
 2006 Cadavre exquis première édition (writer: "Le Cadavre Exquis")
 2006 The Lake House (writer: "La Noyée" (1970))
 2006 The Singer (Quand j'étais chanteur) (writer: "L'Anamour")
 2006 The Da Vinci Code (performer: "La Javanaise" (1963)) / (writer: "La Javanaise" (1963))
 2005 Daltry Calhoun (performer: "Je T'Aime Moi Non Plus") / (writer: "Je T'Aime Moi Non Plus")
 2004 Changing Times (writer: "Les petits riens")
 2004 El Crimen Perfecto (The Perfect Crime) (lyrics: "Comment te dire adieu ?")
 2004 Edgeplay (Documentary) (writer: "Don't Die Just Yet")
 2003 Le divorce (performer: "En relisant ta lettre") / (writer: "En relisant ta lettre", "L'Anamour")
 2002 The Truth About Charlie (writer: "Sous le Soleil Exactement")
 2002 The Rules of Attraction (performer: "L'ami Cauette (My Pal Peanut)") / (writer: "L'ami Cauette (My Pal Peanut)")
 2002/I The Good Thief (performer: "Je T'aime-Moi Non Plus") / (writer: "Je T'aime-Moi Non Plus")
 2002 Laurel Canyon (performer: "Bonnie and Clyde" (1968)) / (writer: "Bonnie and Clyde" (1968))
 1999 Mad Cows (performer: "Je t'aime moi non plus") / (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus")
 1999 But I'm a Cheerleader (writer: "Chick Habit (Laisse Tomber Les Filles)")
 1998 A Soldier's Daughter Never Cries (writer: "Teenie Weenie Boppie", "Di Doo Dah" - as S. Gainsbourg)
 1998 Tokyo Eyes (writer: "Pauvre Lola")
 1997 Same Old Song (lyrics: "Quoi")
 1997 The Full Monty ("Je t'aime...moi non plus" (1969)) / (writer: "Je t'aime...moi non plus" (1969))
 1997 Addicted to Love (performer: "Je t'aime moi non plus") / (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus")
 1997 Gotta Have Heart (Short) (lyrics: "Poupée de cire, poupée de son") / (music: "Poupée de cire, poupée de son")
 1996 Irma Vep (writer: "Bonnie and Clyde")
 1996 Camping Cosmos (writer: "Harley Davidson", "Les Sucettes")
 1995 Flora (Short) (writer: "Je t'aime moi mon plus")
 1995 Bye-Bye (music: "Aux armes et caetera") / (performer: "Aux armes et caetera")
 1995 Élisa (lyrics: "Elisa") / (music: "Elisa") / (performer: "Elisa")
 1994 Mina Tannenbaum (performer: "Valse de melody") / (writer: "Valse de melody")
 1988 Jane B. for Agnes V. (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus", "Le moi et le je")
 1986 Charlotte for Ever (lyrics: "Charlotte For Ever" - uncredited) / (performer: "Charlotte For Ever" - uncredited)
 1984 Boy Meets Girl (writer: "Je suis venue te dire que je m'en vais")
 1980 Je vous aime (lyrics: "Dieu fumeur de Havanes") / (music: "Dieu fumeur de Havanes") / (performer: "Dieu fumeur de Havanes", "La fautive", "Je pense queue") / (writer: "La fautive", "La P'tite Agathe", "Papa nono", "Je pense queue")
 1980 La bande du Rex (writer: "La Javanaise")
 1979 French Wives (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1979 Island of Dr. Love (performer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited) / (writer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1978 French Fried Vacation (performer: "Sea Sex and Sun") / (writer: "Sea Sex and Sun")
 1978 The Rise and Fall of Ivor Dickie (Documentary) (performer: "Je T'aime") / (writer: "Je T'aime")
 1977 You Won't Have Alsace-Lorraine (music: "La chanson du Chevalier blanc")
 1977 Emmanuelle 3 (performer: "Goodbye Emmanuelle") / (writer: "Goodbye Emmanuelle")
 1977 The French Woman (writer: "Yesterday Yes a Day")
 1976 Je T'aime Moi Non Plus ("Je t'aime,moi non plus")
 1975 French Shampoo (Homage to W. B.) (performer: "Je t'aime moi non plus" - uncredited) / (writer: "Je t'aime moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1974 Between You and Me (performer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1974 The Gamecock (performer: "Je t'aime, moi non plus")
 1974 Armed Servicers (performer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited) / (writer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1973 Private Screening (writer: "L'amour en privé")
 1973 You Are Sexually Invited to a 'Masqued Ball' (performer: "Je t'aime moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1970 Pornography in Denmark: A New Approach (Documentary) (performer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited) / (writer: "Je t'aime... moi non plus" - uncredited)
 1969 A Golden Widow (writer: "La fille qui fait tchic ti tchic")
 1968 The Marriage Came Tumbling Down ("L'herbe tendre")
 1968 Pasha (performer: "Requiem Pour Un Con..." (Requiem for a jerk)) / (writer: "Requiem Pour Un Con..." (Requiem for a jerk))
 1968 Manon 70 (lyrics: "Manon") / (music: "Manon") / (performer: "Manon")
 1967 L'inconnu de Shandigor (writer: "Bye, Bye Mister Spy")
 1962 Love at Twenty (performer: "Le Chanson De Prevert")
 1960 L'eau à la bouche (performer: "L'eau à la bouche") / (writer: "L'eau à la bouche")
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TV commercial for Maggi (1982) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 14 Print Biographies | 5 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Gainsbourg

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

Ugliness has more going for it than beauty. It endures. See more »

Trivia:

Became infamous for his provocative and controversial appearances on French television in the 1980s, often showing up unshaved and drunk. See more »

Nickname:

Gainsbarre

Star Sign:

Aries

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