Person    | Male  Born 13/5/1842  Died 22/11/1900

Sir Arthur Sullivan

Composer

With W. S. Gilbert wrote the Savoy Operas, including The Mikado and The Pirates of Penzance.
Sullivan also wrote Onward Christian Soldiers and The Lost Chord, which was the first phonograph record made in the UK.

Born 8 Bolwell Terrace (no longer standing), Lambeth. Died at home, 1 Queen's Mansions, Victoria Street.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Sir Arthur Sullivan

Commemorated ati

Sir Arthur Sullivan

Leaning against the pedestal there is a crying woman. The guitar, score and m...

Read More

Other Subjects

Dr. Charles Burney

Dr. Charles Burney

Born Shrewsbury. Music historian. Father of Fanny Burney. In 1783 he was appointed organist at Chelsea College where he lived for the rest of his life, dying there in 1814.See Caroline's Miscel...

Person, History, Music / songs

2 memorials
Richard Wright

Richard Wright

Musician. One of the founders of the Pink Floyd group.

Person, Music / songs

1 memorial
Georgie Fame

Georgie Fame

Jazz and R&B singer and pianist. Born as Clive Powell in Leigh, Lancashire. He had many hit songs in the 1960s and 70s, including 'Yeh Yeh', 'Getaway' and 'The Ballad of Bonnie and Clyde'.

Person, Music / songs

1 memorial
Ivor Novello

Ivor Novello

Composer, singer and actor-manager. Born David Ivor Davies in Cardiff. Wrote 'Keep the Home Fires Burning', a big success in WW1. Appeared in over 20 movies. Worked at Gainsborough Film Studios. Br...

Person, Cinema, Music / songs, Theatre, Wales

2 memorials
Gustav Holst

Gustav Holst

Composer and teacher of music. Born at 4 Pittville Terrace (now called Clarence Road), Cheltenham. Baptised Gustavus Theodore. He attended the Royal College of Music where he was a fellow student o...

Person, Music / songs

1 memorial