Claudine Longet Biography and Wiki
Claudine Georgette Longet is a French-American singer, actress, dancer, and recording artist popular during the 1960s and 1970s. Following her conviction for negligent homicide in connection with the death of her boyfriend, former Olympic skier Spider Sabich she has maintained a private profile since 1977.
Longet was married to American singer and television entertainer Andy Williams from the year 1961 until 1975.
Claudine Longet Age and Birthday
The singer was born in 1942, in Paris France. She celebrates her birthday on January 29 every year. As of 2020, Longet is 78 years old. Her birth sign is Aquarius.
Claudine Longet Height
Longet stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.76 m) tall.
Claudine Longet Family
After our research, details about Longet’s parents are not available, but it is known that she has one sister named Danielle Longet, although there is little known about her.
Claudine Longet Husband
Longet was first married to American singer and television entertainer Andy Williams from 1961 until 1975. They met in Las Vegas in 1960 while she was dancing the lead in the Folies Bergère revue at the Tropicana Resort & Casino. They married on 15 December 1961 in Los Angeles. Later they had a divorce in January 1975 but remained friends.
Claudine Longet Current Husband
Claudine is married to Ron Austin. The duo married on June 1, 1985, they settled down at Aspen where they live happily together.
Claudine Longet Children
Longet together with Andy had three children, Noëlle (born on 24 September 1963), Christian (born on 15 April 1965), and Robert (“Bobby”) (born on 1 August 1969). As an adult, Christian Williams moved to Costa Rica and started a teak tree farm. He died in Costa Rica on 23 July 2019
Claudine Longet Arrest
On March 21, 1976, The French singer was arrested and charged with fatally shooting her boyfriend, Olympic skier Vladimir “Spider” Sabich, at his home in Aspen, Colorado, At her trial, Longet said the gun discharged accidentally as Sabich was showing her how it worked.
Williams publicly supported Longet throughout the trial, paid for her legal defense team, and escorted her to and from the courthouse. Asked later about his unwavering support of his ex-wife, Williams said, “She is the mother of my children and we never stopped being friends. We just didn’t want to be married anymore. The jury convicted her of negligent homicide and sentenced her to pay a small fine and spend 30 days in jail.
Claudine Longet Net Worth
Claudine Longet is a French-American singer, actress, dancer, and recording artist who has a net worth of $3 Million as of 2020.