Frank Ifield


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Frank Ifield

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Frank Ifield was born on November 30, 1937 and is 86 years old now.

Birthday: November 30, 1937
How Old - Age: 86

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Frank Ifield - Biography

Frank Ifield is a British singer who was born on November 30, 1937. After living in Australia, Ifield returned to the United Kingdom in November 1959 where he had four number-one hits on the UK Singles Chart with his cover versions of "I Remember You" (May 1962), "Lovesick Blues" (December), "The Wayward Wind" (March 1963) and "Confessin' That I Love You" (September). In 2003, Ifield was inducted into the Australian Roll of Renown.
Ifield was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame at the ARIA Music Awards of 2007. In 1986 he contracted pneumonia, which resulted in removal of part of a lung and damage to his vocal cords. He relocated to Sydney in 1988 and was unable to sing or yodel for years as he recovered. In June 2009 he was presented with the Medal of the Order of Australia, "For service to the arts as an entertainer". He was first married to Gillian Bowden (1965–88) and the couple had two children. His second marriage was to Carole Wood (1992–present). In 2005 he co-wrote his autobiography, I Remember Me: the First 25 Years, with Pauline Halford.

Ifield married Gillian Bowden, a dancer at the London Palladium, on 6 July 1965 at Marylbone Register, London. Ifield starred as Dave Kelly, and Bowden appeared as a dancer, in the comedy musical film, Up Jumped a Swagman (December 1965). The couple had two children.
In 1986 he contracted pneumonia, he required surgery to remove part of a lung and his vocal cords were damaged, which resulted in no singing or yodelling for years until they recovered. Ifield and Bowden divorced in 1988 and he returned to Sydney to live. In 1992 he married his second wife, Carole Wood, an airline hostess.