Death of Pierre Bergé: Back on his declaration of love to his dog Echo (Video)

The businessman and patron Pierre Bergé died at the age of 86 following a long illness. In particular, he left behind Echo, whom he had told the great story last year.

Pierre Bergé , French cultural figure, patron, businessman and militant for the rights of homosexuals died on Friday 8 September in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. He was 86 years old. The former CEO of Yves Saint Laurent , he marked the history of fashion by allowing the great couturier, whose life he shared for nearly 50 years, to found his house in 1961

Together they had 4 dogs, French Bulldogs, the favorite breed of Yves Saint Laurent who called them Moujik. After the disappearance of this one, Pierre Bergé adopted Echo , a Shiba Inu, named in reference to the goddess nymph raised by Muses. In 2016, for Purina, the co-founder of Sidaction, he had confided in this faithful companion whose character he appreciated both independently and affectionately. "It's a dog I like a lot, a lot."

Rediscover her interview:

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