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About Ivor Novello
Coming from a family with a rich history in the music scene, it came as no surprise when Ivor Novello started making a name for himself in the entertainment industry. He began his career as a songwriter, and in 1914, he wrote the patriotic song titled "Keep the Home Fires Burning".
The Welsh singer, composer and actor rose to stardom three years later when he was featured on the musical titled “Theodore & Co”. His frequent collaboration with English singer Zena Dare played a huge role in her rise to stardom.
Novello turned his attention to acting after World War I. He starred in many stage and film productions between the 1920s and 1940s. Some popular films that he appeared in were “Downhill” and “The Lodge”.
His original name was David Ivor Davies and was the son of famous singer Clara Novello Davies and David Davies. Until his death, he was in a relationship with actor Bobbie Andrews.
An award to honor composers and songwriters was established and named after him in 1955.
Some popular stage shows that he was featured in were “King's Rhapsody” and “Glamorous Night”.
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Famous quotes by Ivor Novello
A visit to a cinema is a little outing in itself. It breaks the monotony of an afternoon or evening it gives a change from the surroundings of home, however pleasant.Ivor Novello
Actors who are lovers in real life are often incapable if playing the part of lovers to an audience. It is equally true that sympathy between actors who are not lovers may create a temporary emotion that is perfectly sincere.Ivor Novello
I began my career with infantile dreams of becoming a composer.Ivor Novello
It has been argued that British girls are incapable of deep feeling or brilliant acting owing to their lack of temperament. This, I am positive, is not true.Ivor Novello
F.A.Q. about Ivor Novello
When is his birthday?
Ivor Novello's birthday is on January 15, 1893.
In how many days is his birthday?
Ivor's birthday is in 196 days
How old was Ivor when he died?
He was 58 years old.
When did he die?
He died in March 6, 1951.
How old would he be today?
Ivor Novello would be 129 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Ivor from?
He was born in Cardiff, Wales, UK.
Ivor Novello's Popularity
Ivor Novello was a famous Welsh singer-songwriter and actor, who was born on January 15, 1893. As a person born on this date, Ivor Novello is listed in our database as the 77th most popular celebrity for the day (January 15) and the 25th most popular for the year (1893).
People born on January 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Ivor Novello is the 2011th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Ivor Novello's birthday, Ivor Novello is the 99th most famous Welsh.
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