Picture of Mistinguett

Date of Birth: 05/04/1875

Age: 80

Place of birth: Enghien-les-Bains

Citizenship: France


Florentin Jeanne Bourgeois, daughter of 30-year-old handyman Antoine Bourgeois and 21-year-old dressmaker Jeanette Debra was born April 5, 1875 in Enghien-les-Bains, near Paris. At the age of 10 years, she made her debut on the stage under the pseudonym Miss Elet (Miss Helyett), which then changes to an alias Miss Tingett (Miss Tinguette) and then on Mistranslating. In 1894, without much success, it will make its debut at the Paris Theater Variety "Trianon", and in 1897 - in the theater "Eldorado" as a comedy performer with a very memorable plastics, few twitches, epileptichnoy and expressive gestures.

In 1909 Mistranslating debuted in cinema in the film "Next, or Red Hand