Celine Dion Announces Twins’ Names!

Celine Dion and Rene Angelil have decided on names for their twin sons: Eddy and Nelson. Celine’s rep explained the inspiration for the names.  Eddy is named after Eddy Marnay, the producer of her first five albums.

He was like a father to her. Eddy is a major influence in both Céline and René’s lives.”

And Nelson is named after Nelson Mandela because Celine was so moved by meeting him two years ago.

“René said that in just the few minutes they were able to spend with him, they were impressed by the human being he is.”

Her rep added:

“Céline and René want their children to be inspired by their names, because they were so inspired by these men”

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  1. Mpule says

    Thanks Celine for naming one of your twins after our former president Nelson Mandela. I can promise you he will be a man of great courage and a big heart just like Madiba

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