Jacques Chirac

  1. Bono Feted With France's Highest Cultural Honor

    July 17, 2013 6:28 AM EDT Irish rocker Bono is now a French commander, after being awarded the country’s highest cultural honor in a ceremony in Paris Tuesday night. Culture minister Aurelie Filippetti made Bono a Commander of Arts and Letters in recognition of his cont ...

  2. French Industry Mourns Roda-Gil's Passing

    June 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT One of France's most celebrated lyricists of the past four decades, Etienne Roda-Gil, died on May 31 of a stroke. He was 62. French president Jacques Chirac called him "a lyricist of genius" and descr One of France's most celeb ...

  3. French Industry Mourns Roda-Gil's Passing

    June 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT One of France's most celebrated lyricists of the past four decades, Etienne Roda-Gil, died on May 31 of a stroke. He was 62. French president Jacques Chirac called him "a lyricist of genius" and descr One of France's most celeb ...