Deceased October 10th, 1963, Edith Piaf is buried in this famous Parisian cemetery where more than 40,000 people came to pay their final respects. It is estimated that about 500,000 people lined the passage of the funeral procession. The most visited necropolis in the capital, the Père-Lachaise cemetery is known worldwide. There are 77,000 burial places and 3.5 million visitors every year. It was created in 1803 by Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart, the same architect as the Palais de la Bourse (Stock Exchange).
Photos of Père Lachaise Cemetery taken by Fantrippers at Père Lachaise Cemetery
Scenes of La Vie en Rose in which Père Lachaise Cemetery appears
Articles linking Père Lachaise Cemetery
Fantrips including Père Lachaise Cemetery