Celine Dion's husband is René Angélil, a Canadian singer and manager. He was born on January 16, 1942, in Montreal, Quebec, to a Syrian father and Lebanese mother.
René Angélil and Celine Dion first met when Celine was only 12 years old. Later, he became the manager for Celine's music career, and the couple married in 1994.
René married his first wife, Denyse Duquette, in 1966. Then, in 1974, he married his second wife, Manon Kirouac. He married Celine Dion on December 17, 1994, and the couple has three children, René Charles, Eddy and Nelson. As of August 2015, René Angélil is battling throat cancer.