Fernande Grudet


Age: 92

French brothel keeper and legendary owner of a deluxe call-girl ring in Paris in the 1960's and 1970's that attracted the patronage of world leaders, business executives, and playboys and made her a byword for sophisticated sex who was known as "Madame Claude" and whose clients by her account included U.S. President John F. Kennedy, the Shah of Iran, Libyan prime minister Muammar el-Qaddafi, Italian industrialist Gianni Agnelli, Israeli military leader Moshe Dayan, painter Marc Chagall, actor Rex Harrison, and King Hussein of Jordan.

Cause of Death: Natural causes

Born: July 6, 1923

Died: December 19, 2015

Nice, France