Photo dating from October 3, 1984 of Christian Barbier, host of the program “Barbier de nuit”, in the studios of Europe 1, in Paris. – / AFP Christian Barbier, great voice of Europe 1, died on Thursday August 4 at the age of 82, the radio announced on its website. “From 1967 to 1998, the host had presented programs, especially in the second part of the evening, such as” Barbier de nuit “, which marked several generations”, recalled the station. “RIP Christian Barbier the unforgettable voice that helped me fall asleep when I was a teenager with his mythical “Night Barber” on Europe 1”, reacted host Florian Gazan on Twitter. Christian EspItalier, whose real name is Christian Barbier, also hosted “La nuit est à nous”, “Club Kriter” or “Entrez sans knock”, simultaneously broadcast on television, on Antenne 2. For the credits of his shows, Christian Barbier (namesake of the actor who died in 2009) used the whistled melody of Where the Rainbow Ends by the Tony Hiller Orchestra, which also marked memories. Read also Article reserved for our Europe 1 subscribers, from yéyés to the conservative right Le Monde with AFP
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