Nellie Melba bio

Birth Name: Helen Porter Mitchell

Occupation: Opera Singer

Place Of Birth: Australia

Date Of Birth: May 19, 1861

Date Of Death: February 23, 1931

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Australian

Nellie Melba was born on the 19th of May, 1861. She was known for being a Opera Singer. Australian opera singer who was internationally recognized for her soprano voice and later became a singing teacher at the Melbourne Conservatorium.

Nellie Melba was born in Australia. She studied music and played in concerts around Melbourne as a teenager. Although many people thought her voice was well-suited for Mozart, she never sang any of his work.

Nellie Melba was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Nellie Melba was born in 1860s.

Helen Porter Mitchell 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".


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


Nellie Melba’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Nellie Melba’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Nellie Melba kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Nellie Melba was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Helen Porter Mitchell
NICKNAME: Helen Porter Mitchell, Nellie Melba, Dame Nellie Melba, Helen (Nellie) Porter Mitchell



Zodiac Sign: Nellie Melba was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Nellie Melba was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Nellie Melba had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Nellie Melba’s birth sign is Taurus and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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