Yvette Lebon

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Yvette Lebon
Born(1910-08-14)14 August 1910
Died28 July 2014(2014-07-28) (aged 103)
Cannes, France
Resting placeForest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)

Yvette Lebon (14 August 1910 – 28 July 2014) was a French actress.[1][2]


Lebon studied music and art before going into acting. During World War II, she was the mistress of Jean Luchaire, a French journalist and politician.[citation needed] After moving to the United States, she married American producer Nathan Wachsberger [fr].


Lebon turned 103 in August 2013, and was France's oldest surviving actress until her death.[3][4][5]

Partial filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "Yvette Lebon". blogspot.com. Retrieved 20 September 2013.
  2. ^ "Yvette Lebon". flickr.com. Retrieved 20 September 2013.
  3. ^ Lebon celebrates 103rd birthday (in French), lepoint.fr; accessed 24 February 2014.
  4. ^ "Yvette Lebon, la doyenne des actrices françaises, est morte - Le Point" (in French). Lepoint.fr. Retrieved 2014-08-04.
  5. ^ Yvette Lebon: French actress
  6. ^ "Yvette LebonFilmography". fandango.com. Retrieved 20 September 2013.
  7. ^ "Yvette Lebon". mubi.com. Retrieved 20 September 2013.

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