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Rene Angelil, the mentor, manager and husband of Celine Dion died at the age of 73

Celine Dion has canceled her multiple performances after announcing the shocking death of her Husband Rene Angelil.  Rene Angelil died of throat cancer after battling two decades of intense fight with throat cancer. Rene Died in his home at Las Vegas aging 73.

Rene Angelil has mentored and throughout managed Celine’s career since the very beginning of her journey as a bona fide singer. The singers spokesperson posted on her website “The family requests that their privacy be respected at the moment; more details will be provided at a later time.”

Few Months back Celine opened her heart regarding the denigrating health issue of her husband in an interview “We have asked many times, how long does he have, three weeks, three months? René wants to know, “But they say they don’t know. I am scared of losing him, because its bad, But I have to show myself, my husband and my kids that I’m strong and we’re okay.”

Rene Angelil was born in Montreal. He started his career with the Canadian pop rock group named “The Baronets” in the 1960.The group was receiving a moderate number of hits in the 60’s. However the group finally broke off and Rene shifted his concentration on managing. He gained immense success on his attempt as a music manager.

Rene Discovered Celine Dion when she was just a talented teenager. Celine submitted demo tape of a song that she and her mother have jointly written. Rene immediately indentified the emerging talent in her. Rene took several risks in his endeavor of promoting and guiding Celine’s Career. Even he mortgaged his home to pay for her first album. Celine’s “La Voix Du Bon Dieu” album was as solo effort of Rene Angelil.

The Clark County Office announced that Angélil passed away suffering throat cancer at his home in Henderson. He was intensely taken care of by a physician in his last few days. The county office also informed that the in-depth medical description of the cause of the disease is revealed as “squamous carcinoma of the floor of the mouth.”  It was reported that the cause of Rene’s death was natural .No further investigation will be done on this issue.

Rene Angelil is survived by three children from his marriage with Celine Dion.  René-Charles, 14, and 5-year-old twins Nelson andEddy. Rene Angelil also has his adult children from a former relationship, Anne-Marie, Patrickand Jean-Pierre.

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