Ernest Ball

Ernest Ball bio

Birth Name: Ernest Roland Ball

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Ohio

Date Of Birth: July 22, 1878

Date Of Death: May 3, 1927

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Ernest Ball was born on the 22nd of July, 1878. He was popular for being a Composer. Best known for composing the song When Irish Eyes Are Smiling in 1912 even though he was not of Irish heritage.

Ernest Ball was born in Ohio. He studied music at the Cleveland Conservatory. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

Ernest Ball was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ernest Ball was born in 1870s.

Ernest Roland Ball is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Ernest’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Ernest Ball’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ernest Ball’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Ernest Ball kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Ernest Ball was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ernest Roland Ball
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Ernest Ball was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Ernest Ball was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Ernest Ball had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Ernest Ball’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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