René Angélil – How Did the Pop Singer Die?

René Angélil died at age 73, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding pop singer René Angélil's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Canadian singer known for managing and being the husband of Celine Dion.

He started off as a pop singer during the 1960s in Canada and played with The Baronets.

He was a talented poker player and qualified in the 2005 World Series of Poker.

How did René Angélil die?

René Angélil's death was caused by throat cancer.

Angélil died on January 14, 2016, of throat cancer, two days before his 74th birthday.

Information about the death of René Angélil
Cause of deaththroat cancer
Age of death73 years
ProfessionPop Singer
BirthdayJanuary 16, 1942
Death dateJanuary 14, 2016
Place of deathLas Vegas, Nevada, United States
Place of burialNotre-Dame-des-Neiges Cemetery, Montreal, Canada


"I had a system at blackjack."

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"Don't tell me that Colonel Parker or Brian Epstein didn't tell a little lie from time to time."

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"It's a thrill to see the birth of an artist."

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"My name is Rene Angelil, throat cancer survivor, artist manager, and I am also known as Celine Dion's husband."

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"In my experience with cancer, I was one of the lucky ones: diagnosed and treated by a qualified team of professionals as well as benefiting from the advancements in cancer research."

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