Celine Dion’s Husband Rene Angelil Dies At 73 After Cancer Battle
Rene Angelil, husband and former manager to music superstar, Celine Dion, has passed away. The man Celine called ‘the only boyfriend’ she ever had succumbed to cancer on Jan. 14. He was 73 years old. His rep confirmed exclusively to People on Thursday.
“Rene Angelil, 73, passed away this morning as his home in Las Vegas after a long and courageous battle against cancer,” “The family requests that their privacy be respected at the moment; more details will be provided at a later time.
Angélil, who guided Dion’s career as her manager and mentor, is survived by the couple’s three children and adult children from a previous marriage.