Herve Vilard(Rene Villard), is a french singer. He was born in Paris on July 24, 1946 in a taxi cab. He was later removed from the custody of his mother and was placed in various families and orphanages in different places where he grew. He had never met his father. When he was still a teenager he moved back to Paris. There he had met Daniel Cordier who became his guardian. Herve Vilard loved music and took singing lessons.