They All Came, the Biggest and the Greatest!

Never-before-seen photos of the celebrities who visited Montreal’s Expo 67

By Productions de la ruelle

Marlene Dietrich, actrice et chanteuse allemande
Marlene Dietrich, German singer and actress
The glamourous German singer and actress gives a performance as immense as her talent, accompanied by Burt Bacharach.
Jackie Kennedy, veuve de l’ex-président américain John F. Kennedy
Jackie Kennedy, the widow of former American President John F. Kennedy
She had announced her visit and wanted it to be incognito… then she called a press conference. Talk about a red herring!
Luciano Pavarotti, ténor italien de la Scala de Milan
Luciano Pavarotti, Italian tenor in La Scala de Milan
Roger D. Landry, fan of the opera, met young Pavarotti during the Romeo and Juliet rehearsal. It marked the start of a great friendship, and a great career.
Les bunnies de Playboy
The Playboy Bunnies
The General Commissioner didn’t want them at Expo: they came anyway!
Princesse Paola de Belgique
Princess Paola of Belgium
During the visit of the Princess and Prince Albert of Belgium, the premiere of the Maurice Béjart’s Ballet of the 20th Century happened: an art and dance revolution!