Throughout her life, Brigitte Bardot was known for difficult tests such as breast cancer detected when she was 49 years old. Today, she confides about this disease. The life of Brigitte Bardot, has not always been pink. The icon, who is now 83 years old, had a difficult childhood but also the disease. When she was 49 years old, one that is dedicated to the protection of animals, has been a victim of breast cancer.