Yvette Brind'Amour

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Yvette Brind'Amour
Born 1918
Montreal, Quebec
Died April 4, 1992
Occupation Actor
Awards Order of Canada
National Order of Quebec

Yvette Brind'Amour, CC OQ (1918 – April 4, 1992) was a Quebec actor.

In 1949, she co-founded, with Mercedes Palomino, the Théâtre du Rideau Vert, Quebec’s oldest French theatre, in Montreal where she was born. She was artistic director until her death.

In 1967 she was made an Officer of the Order of Canada and was promoted to Companion in 1982. In 1985 she was made an Officer of the National Order of Quebec. In 1987 she was awarded the Molson Prize. In 1969 she was awarded an honorary D.B.-A from University of Ottawa.

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