Baillie, Isobel

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Name
Baillie, Isobel Gender: F
Baillie, Isobella
born on 9 March 1895 at 03:15 (= 03:15 AM )
Place Hawick, Scotland, 55n25, 2w47
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gerard
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 18°19' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 20°00 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 24°19'



Biography

Scottish dame hailed as one of the greatest oratorio singers of the century. Baillie made her debut in 1921 and achieved universal praise for her opening season in London two years later. She gave over a thousand performances of Handel's Messiah. She died on 24 September 1983 in Manchester, England, aged 88.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : New Job 1921 (Debut as a singer)
  • Death, Cause unspecified 24 September 1983 (Age 88, Manchester, England)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Frank C. Clifford quotes Caroline Gerard from B.C. L & L's from Frank's book, British Entertainers 1997.

On 2 August 2017 Sy Scholfield forwarded birth record entry and upgraded rating to BC/BR in hand. Birth place of Wilton is today a suburb of Hawick.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera (Oratorio singer)
  • Notable : Awards : Knighted (Dame)