Cancer, never popular, has been an extra-huge asshole this week with the recent deaths of David Bowie and Alan Rickman, and on Thursday it claimed another much-loved celebrity: music manager and Céline Dion's husband, René Angélil. Angélil discovered the young Céline in Quebec at the age of 12 (he is 26 years older) when he was sent a tape by her brother in 1980. He mortgaged his home to produce her first album, helped her learn English to break into the American market. In 1994, the two wed. In a statement to People, a rep for Dion said: