Ivor

Ivor may refer to:
* Ivor Novello Awards, a music award named after Ivor Novello
* Ivor, Virginia, a small U.S. town
* Ivor Wynne Stadium, a football stadium in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
* Ivor the Engine, a character on a British TV show for children
* Ivor Prime, a fictional planet in "Star Trek"

People named Ivor

Artists

* Ivor Gurney (1890-1937), an English composer and poet
* Ivor Novello (1893-1951), a British entertainer
* Ivor Mairants (1908-1998), a British-Polish guitarist
* Ivor Hele (1912-1993), an Australian painter
* Ivor Darreg (1917-1994), an American composer
* Ivor Roberts (1925-1999), a British actor and television presenter
* Ivor Cutler (1923-2006), a Scottish poet, songwriter and humorist
* Ivor Emmanuel (born 1927), a British opera singer

Politicians

* Ivor Churchill Guest, 1st Viscount Wimborne (1873-1939), a British politician
* Ivor Bertie Guest, 1st Baron Wimborne (1835-1914), father of Ivor Churchill Guest
* Joseph Ivor Linton (1900-1982), a Russian-Israeli diplomat
* Ivor Richard, Baron Richard (born 1932), a British politician
* David Ivor Young, Baron Young of Graffham (born 1932), a British politician and businessman
* Ivor Roberts (born 1946), the current British ambassador to Italy
* Ivor Callely (born 1958), an Irish politician
* Ivor Caplin (born 1958), a British politician

portsmen

* Ivor Jones (1901-1982), a Welsh rugby union player
* Ivor Bueb (1923-1959), a British Formula One driver
* Ivor Allchurch (1929-1997), a Welsh footballer

Other professions

* Ivor Wood (1932-2004), a British stop-motion animator
* Ivor Catt (born 1935), a British electronics engineer
* Ivor Grattan-Guinness, a British historian of mathematics and logic

Other

* Ivor, an affectionate name for the wind that blows from the East through the Dyfi Valley in Wales and into the Dyfi estuary
* Ivor the Engine Driver, the name of a man mentioned in the song "A Quick One, While He's Away" by The Who


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  • Ivor — Ivor, VA U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 320 Housing Units (2000): 152 Land area (2000): 1.089788 sq. miles (2.822539 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.089788 sq. miles (2.822539 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ivor, VA — U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 320 Housing Units (2000): 152 Land area (2000): 1.089788 sq. miles (2.822539 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.089788 sq. miles (2.822539 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ivor — m 1 English: of Scandinavian origin, from an Old Norse personal name composed of the elements ýr yew, bow + herr army, warrior. 2 Scottish: Anglicized form of the ancient Gaelic name Éibhear. Cognates (of 1): Scandinavian: Ivar; Iver (Danish).… …   First names dictionary

  • Ivor — Ìvor DEFINICIJA ONOMASTIKA m. os. ime (skandinavskog podrijetla), v. Igor ETIMOLOGIJA skand. Ivarr …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Ivor — /uy veuhr, ee veuhr/, n. a male given name. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ivor — englische Form von → Ivar (Bedeutungszusammensetzung aus: »Eibe« und »Heer« …   Deutsch namen

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  • Ivor Cutler — Datos generales Nombre real Ivor Cutler Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ivor Mairants — (b.18 July 1908 c.20 February 1998) was a professional jazz and classical guitarist, teacher and composer. With his wife Lily in 1958 he created Ivor Mairants Musicentre, a specialist guitar store in London that was the first of its kind in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Ivor Gurney — (August 28, 1890 December 26, 1937) was an English composer and war poet.Born at 3 Queen Street, Gloucester in 1890, Gurney sang as a chorister at Gloucester Cathedral, from 1900 to 1906 when he became an articled pupil of Dr Herbert Brewer at… …   Wikipedia


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