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Nice (Alpes-Maritimes, Cote d'Azur), France, August 12, 1968: Alain Delon, 32, came to welcome his ex-fiancee Romy Schneider, 29, on his arrival at the airport. They are due to start shooting the film "The Swimming Pool" by Jacques Deray next weekSee all photos from Paris Match
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