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Celine Dion

Musician
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Net worth 2018: $700,000
Earnings: $42 Million
Residence: Charlemagne
Country: Canada
BirthDay: 30 March 1968
Sigh: Aries
Height: 1.71 m
Children: 3
Education: Drop Out, High School
BIOGRAPHY

Celine Dion was bornon 30 March 1968 in Charlemagne, Canada, is Musician. Celine Dion is #55 in List Highest-Paid Celebrities In The World. The Canadian songstress made the bulk of her fortune from her Las Vegas residencies. Since the 2003 opening of her A New Day show, Dion has earned some $350 million performing 70-odd times a year in Sin City. Counting local tour stops and record sales, most of her money has been made within the U.S. In between runs at Caesar's Palace, she still finds time to tour: She will perform across Europe in 2017.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2016

$380 Million

2017

$400 Million

TIMELINE
2018

She is currently working on a new English album for 2018

2017

Her compilation, Un peu de nous topped the chart in France in July and August 2017

2016

On 14 January 2016, Angélil died from complications of cancer

2015

In October 2015, Dion announced on social media that she had begun working on a new French album, posting a photo by the side of Algerian singer Zaho

2014

On 13 August 2014, Dion announced the indefinite postponement of all her show business activities, including the Celine residency, and the cancellation of her Asia Tour, because of the worsening of her husband's health after he underwent the removal of a cancerous tumor in December 2013

2013

On 26 July 2013, Dion was awarded with the highest rank of the Order of Canada, the Companion of the Order of Canada, by the Governor General of Canada and the investiture ceremony was held at Citadelle of Quebec, the same year she was inducted into the Gaming Hall of Fame

2012

The French-language album, Sans attendre was released on 2 November 2012, and was a smash success in all French-speaking territories, especially in France where it achieved diamond status

2011

Her latest fragrance, Signature, was released in September 2011 with an advertising campaign by New York agency Kraftworks NYC

2010

Dion appeared with her newborn sons on the cover of 9 December 2010 issue of the Canadian edition of Hello! magazine

2009

Additionally, Dion was named "Artist of the Decade" in her native Canadian province of Québec, announced by the Montréal-based newspaper, Le Journal de Québec in 2009 December

2008

After the 2008 Sichuan earthquake, Dion donated $100,000 to China Children & Teenagers' Fund and sent a letter showing her consolation and support

2007

In 2007, Dion was ranked by Forbes as the 5th richest woman in entertainment with an estimated net worth of US$250 million, though the ranking omitted non-working or retired celebrities

2005

While she is rarely politically outspoken, in 2005 following the Hurricane Katrina disaster, Dion appeared on Larry King Live and tearfully criticized the US government's slow response in aiding the victims of the hurricane: "There's people still there waiting to be rescued

2004

Since 2004, she is involved, alongside husband René Angelil, with the Québec gay community by supporting the publication of health and HIV prevention materials in Gay Globe Magazine, owned by journalist Roger-Luc Chayer

2003

In 2003, she joined a number of other celebrities, athletes, and politicians, including Josh Groban and Yolanda Adams to support "World Children's Day," a global fundraising effort sponsored by McDonald's

2002

In early 2002, Dion announced a three-year, 600-show contract to appear five nights a week in an entertainment extravaganza, A New Day

2001

Their first son, René-Charles Angelil, was born on 25 January 2001

2000

In May 2000, Dion had two small operations at a fertility clinic in New York to improve her chances of conceiving, after deciding to use in-vitro fertilization because of years of failed attempts to conceive

1999

In 1999, Dion received a star on Canada's Walk of Fame and was inducted into the Canadian Broadcast Hall of Fame

1998

Her status as one of the music industry's biggest pop divas was further solidified when she was asked to perform on VH1's Divas Live special in 1998, with superstars Aretha Franklin, Gloria Estefan, Shania Twain, and Mariah Carey

1997

She has since divested her interests in the chain and is no longer affiliated with Nickels, as of 1997

1996

In March 1996, Dion launched the Falling into You Tour in support of her new album, giving concerts around the world for over a year

1995

D'eux (also known as The French Album in the United States), was released in 1995, and it would go on to become the best-selling French-language album of all time

1994

They married on 17 December 1994, at Notre-Dame Basilica in Montreal, Quebec

1993

In 1993, Dion announced her feelings for her manager by declaring him "the colour of [her] love" in the dedication section of her third English-language album The Colour of My Love

1992

By 1992, Unison, Céline Dion, and numerous high-profile media appearances had propelled Dion to superstardom in North America

1991

She would later rebuff these criticisms at the 1991 Félix Awards show, where, after winning "English Artist of the Year", she openly refused to accept the award

1990

Dion became an entrepreneur with the establishment of her franchise restaurant, Nickels in 1990

1989

A cover of the 1989 Cyndi Lauper hit "I Drove All Night", released to launch her advertising campaign with Chrysler, incorporated elements of dance-pop and rock and roll

1988

Further success came when Dion represented Switzerland in the 1988 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Ne partez pas sans moi" and won the contest by a close margin in Dublin, Ireland

1987

They began a relationship in 1987 and became engaged in 1991

1985

1 single "The Power of Love" (a remake of Jennifer Rush's 1985 hit), which would become her signature hit until she reached new career heights in the late 1990s

1983

Additionally, for a record sixth time, Dion performed at the 83rd Academy Awards, where she sang the song "Smile", as part of the ceremony's "In Memoriam" segment

1982

She has promoted the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (CCFF) since 1982, and became the foundation's National Celebrity Patron in 1993

1981

In 1981, he mortgaged his home to fund her first record, La voix du bon Dieu, which later became a local No

1980

Dion first met her husband and manager, René Angélil, in 1980, when she was 12 and he was 38, after her brother, Michel Dondalinger Dion, sent him a demonstration recording of "Ce n'était qu'un rêve" ("It Was Only a Dream/Nothing But A Dream"), a song she, her mother the former Thérèse Tanguay, and her brother Jacques Dion had jointly written and composed

1973

On 13 August 1973, at the age of five, the young Céline made her first public appearance at her brother Michel's wedding, where she performed Christine Charbonneau's song "Du fil des aiguilles et du coton"

1968

Céline Marie Claudette Dion, CC OQ ChLD (/ˈdiːɒn/; French: [selin djɔ̃]; born 30 March 1968) is a Canadian singer and businesswoman

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