January 1, 1947 in Bizerte
F. R. David (born Elli Robert Fitoussi, 1 January 1947, Menzel Bourguiba, Tunisia) is a Tunisian-born French singer, best known for his 1982 hit single "Words (Don't Come Easy)". Career: F. R. David began his career as Robert Fitoussi, singer-songwriter and guitarist. He is French garage band Les Trèfles. After one E.P., they mutated into Les Boots, but achieved very little commercial success. Adopting his new stage name, he went solo in 1967 and recorded some orchestral pop psych with Michel Colombier, including a version of The Beatles' "Strawberry Fields Forever" (Il Est Plus Facile).