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English singer, actress, and songwriter known for hits like “We’ll Meet Again” and “There’ll Always Be England.”
She began performing at age seven; in 1935 she performed on her first radio broadcast.
At age 92, she became the oldest living artist to have a #1 song on the British album charts.
Her grandmother’s maiden name, Lynn, was chosen as Vera’s stage name. She married Harry Lewis in 1941.
She sang the hit song “We’ll Meet Again,” which played over the final scene of director Stanley Kubrick’s film Dr. Strangelove.
How did Vera Lynn die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||103 years|
|Birthday||March 20, 1917|
|Death date||June 18, 2020|
|Place of death||Ditchling, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Singing in the jungle was very hot and very sticky, which was a bit hard going. I had a little piano, which they trudged around on the back of a lorry, hoping it would survive the journeys.Vera Lynn
I don’t like a cheater.Vera Lynn
We can’t change the past but we can learn from history and remember the important things – the sacrifices our loved ones made, and the price of our freedom today.Vera Lynn
I’ve been blessed to be able to sing and perform.Vera Lynn
They didn’t like my voice at school.Vera Lynn