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Ivor Novello
Birth: Jan. 15, 1893
Cardiff
Cardiff, Wales
Death: Mar. 6, 1951
London
Greater London, England

Composer / Actor. When not composing, he wrote comedies & dramas & starred in movies. He was considered one of the most handsome leads in silent movies. The lilac bush planted as a memorial to Ivor Novello. The words "Till you are home once more" (a paraphrase of the last line of his politically stirring "Keep the Home Fires Burning--1914) appear on the plaque in front of the bush. That song was the first hit for the classically trained Novello. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clara Novello Davies (1861 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Tobias Andrews (1895 - 1976)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ivor Novello (1893 - 1951)*
  Ivor Novello (1893 - 1951)
 
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: Coronary thrombosis
 
Burial:
Golders Green Crematorium
Golders Green
London Borough of Barnet
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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Ivor Novello
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Ivor Novello
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Ivor Novello
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