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- "Me revoilà Paris"
- "I am back, Paris"
- "Me revoilà Paris" : l'une des plus célèbres chansons de Joséphine Baker pour l'accueillir au Panthéon.
- "I am back, Paris": one of Joséphine Baker's most famous songs welcoming her to the Panthéon.
Le cénotaphe est porté vers le temple de la République.
The cenotaph is carried to the temple of the Republic.
Il ne contient pas le corps de la diva : sa dépouille reste à Monaco, elle fut enterrée à sa mort.
It does not contain the body of the diva: her remains remain in Monaco, where she was buried upon her death.
Joséphine Baker, première femme noire à entrer au Panthéon.
Joséphine Baker, the first black woman to enter the Pantheon.
Des Folies-Bergère au suprême sanctuaire, une vie à plusieurs facettes racontée sur les murs de l'édifice.
From the Folies-Bergère to the supreme sanctuary, a multi-faceted life told on the walls of the building.
Il y eut d'abord l'artiste, la danseuse, la chanteuse éprise de liberté.
First there was the artist, the dancer, the singer in love with freedom.
Née aux États-Unis, et devenue une icône française.
Born in the United States, and who became a French icon.
- Je pense que je suis une personne qui a été adoptée par la France ; ça m'a surtout développé le sens humaniste.
- I think I am a person who has been adopted by France; it especially developed my humanist values.
- Puis il y eut la résistante, la patriote, engagée contre l'Allemagne nazie.
- Then she became a resistant, a patriot engaged against Nazi Germany.
- Pourquoi avez-vous accepté d'entrer dans les services secrets ?
- Why did you agree to enter the secret service?
- Pour défendre la France.
- To defend France.
- Les murs du Panthéon racontent aussi son engagement contre le racisme aux côtés de Martin Luther King.
- The walls of the Pantheon also tell of her commitment against racism alongside Martin Luther King.
La tour Eiffel scintille quand le cénotaphe entre au Panthéon.
The Eiffel Tower sparkles when the cenotaph enters the Pantheon.
Emmanuel Macron salue la première artiste de spectacle à accéder à ce lieu.
Emmanuel Macron greets the first performing artist to access this place.
Il salue surtout le personnage illustre qu'elle fut.
He especially salutes the illustrious character that she was.
- Infiniment juste, infiniment fraternelle, infiniment de France.
- Infinitely fair, infinitely fraternal, infinitely from France.
- Le Président salue les enfants de Joséphine Baker : elle en avait adopté 12 dans le monde entier.
- The President greets the children of Joséphine Baker: she had adopted 12 of them all over the world.
C'était sa tribu arc-en-ciel comme elle le disait elle-même.
It was her "rainbow tribe" as she said herself.
11 d'entre eux sont encore vivants et étaient aujourd'hui.
11 of them are still alive and were there today.
- Un exemple aussi d'engagement et de, finalement, de fraternité universelle qui peut être possible, c'est ce que ma mère pensait.
- A model of commitment and, ultimately, of universal brotherhood that can be possible, that's what my mother thought.
- Joséphine Baker est la sixième femme à accéder au Panthéon, aux côtés de 80 hommes.
- Joséphine Baker is the sixth woman to enter the Pantheon, alongside 80 men.
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