Ivor Novello statue, Bute Place, Cardiff – by night.


Ivor Novello, born 15 January 1893 and died 6 March 1951.

Born David Ivor Davies, he was a Welsh composer and actor who became one of the most popular British entertainers of the first half of the 20th century.

On 27 June 2009, a statue of Novello was unveiled outside the Wales Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay.

– excerpt from Wikipedia entry