- France's most famous madam 'Madame Claude' is deceased. Fernande Grudet, as her real name was, died Saturday at the age of 92 in Nice, French media reported Tuesday.
Its exclusive network of girls' attracted clients such as politicians, artists, industrialists and big names with big fortunes. The US president John F. Kennedy would have used, according to the newspaper Le Parisien these services.
Born in 1923 in Angers in the department of Maine-et-Loire and of very humble origins, she moved to Paris in the fifties. She recorded the first name Claude and ended up in an environment of banditry and prostitution. There she joined an exclusive brothel in the 16th district in Paris. According to rumors they also have done work for the secret service.