Jacques Brel  Belgian Actor

Current Status

Jacques Brel passed away on 9th Oct 1978 aged 49.


Jacques Brel was previously married to Therese Michielsen (1950 - 1978).

He was also in relationships with Suzanne Gabriello.

Jacques Brel had 3 children, Isabelle, Chantal (64) and France (63).


Jacques Brel is a 49 year old Belgian Actor born on 8th April, 1929 in Schaerbeek, Brussels, Belgium. His zodiac sign is Aries

Jacques Brel was in an on-screen matchup with Claude Jade in My Uncle Benjamin (1969).

Jacques Brel is a member of the following lists: Deaths from cancer in France, Belgian satirists and Belgian male writers.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Jacques Brel49 AriesActor
Suzanne Gabriello60 AquariusSinger
Therese Michielsen-


Female6th December, 195164 years old
Female12th July, 195363 years old


Bonnot's Gang1974Raymond Callemin dit 'Raymond la Science'Movie
L'emmerdeur1973François PignonMovie
Far West1973JacquesMovie
L'aventure, c'est l'aventure1972JacquesMovie
The Bar at the Crossing1972Vincent van HorstMovie
Law Breakers1971Le juge d'instruction Bernard LevelMovie
Mont-Dragon1970Georges Dormond - un aspirant dégradéMovie
My Uncle Benjamin1969Le docteur Benjamin RatheryMovie
Ultra, je t'aime1968Movie
Risky Business1967Jean DoucetMovie
Grande peur de Monsieur Clément, La1956Monsieur ClémentMovie
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    Jacques Romain Georges Brel (8 April 1929 – 9 October 1978) was a Belgian singer, songwriter and actor who composed and performed literate, thoughtful, and theatrical songs that generated a large, devoted following—initially in Belgium and France, la...

    Confirmed Relationships2
    Longest Relationship28 yrs, 9 mths
    Shortest Relationship28 yrs, 9 mths
    Average Relationship Length14 yrs, 4 mths
    First Name Jacques
    Last Name Brel
    Full Name at Birth Jacques Romain Georges Brel
    Age 49 (age at death) years
    Birthday 8th April, 1929
    Birthplace Schaerbeek, Brussels, Belgium
    Died 9th October, 1978
    Place of Death Bobigny, Seine-Saint-Denis, Ile-de-France
    Zodiac Sign Aries
    Sexuality Straight
    Nationality Belgian
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, actor
    Occupation Actor
    Music Genre (Text) Chanson, French pop music
    Music Genre Vocal
    Year(s) Active 1953–1978, 1953 (1953)–1978 (1978)
    Music Style Pop/Rock, Cabaret, French Pop, Vocal Pop
    Music Mood Wry, Literate, Stylish, Theatrical, Dramatic, Austere, Brooding, Cynical/Sarcastic, Melancholy, Acerbic, Autumnal, Witty, Bittersweet, Wistful, Plaintive, Reflective, Smooth, Poignant, Refined/Mannered, Soothing, Elegant
    Instrument Vocals, Songwriter
    Instrument (text) Guitar, Vocals, guitar, piano
    Record Label Philips Records, Barclay Records, Barclay/Universal, Philips, Barclay, Universal
    Official Websites http://www.jacquesbrel.be/en, Musical career
    Friend Amália Rodrigues
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