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Olive Gilbert (I) (1898–1981)

Olive Gilbert was born on November 22, 1898 in Carmarthen, Wales as Olive Sarah Gilbert. She was an actress, known for The Dancing Years (1950) and Ivor Novello (1956). She died on February 19, 1981 in Hove, East Sussex, England. See full bio »

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Known For

The Dancing Years
The Dancing Years Frau Kurt
Ivor Novello
Ivor Novello Herself


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 1956 Ivor Novello (TV Movie)
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 2010 Welsh Greats (TV Series documentary)
- Ivor Novello (2010) ... Herself

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She acted in Ivor Novello's musical, "The Dancing Years", at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England with Ivor Novello, Mary Ellis, Minnie Rayner, Roma Beaumont, Frances Clare and Anthony Nicholls in the cast. Leontine Sagan was the director. See more »

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Welsh-born contralto and mezzo soprano, invariably associated with the musicals of Ivor Novello. See more »

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