France 2009

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Patricia Kaas - "Et s'il fallait le faire"
Composed by: Anse Lazio, Fred Blondin

Useful Information About France

There's not much you don't know already about France, so we gathered a few facts that might have skippedoir your attentionettes:

It is possible to marry a deceased person with the authorization of the President of the Republic.

There are about 2 new cooking books published every day in France.

French was the official language of England for 300 years.

There are between 5 and 6 million of more or less seriously handicapped people in France. This includes physical, sensory and mental handicaps...which brings us to esc:

5 wins. None of them in the lifetime of 57% of people reading this.

France in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009

France had promised a big name for 2009 and indeed they delivered. Star chanteuse Patricia Kaas will go to Moscow with a song her producer has picked from her latest albums. The song you see here is promised to be revamped into a "Definite Eurovision winner".

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