David Niven (Actor) was born on March 01, 1909 in London, England. David Niven died on July 29, 1983 in Chateau d`Oex, Switzerland at age of 74 in Chateau d`Oex, Switzerland due to Lou Gehrig`s Disease. David Niven's horoscope sun sign is Pisces
and Chinese zodiac sign is Rooster
. David Niven was famous for The Pink Panther
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David Niven is 6' (183 cm) tall, with blue eyes and brown - light hair. David Niven graduated from Stowe School and Sandhurst Military Academy. David Niven"s nationality is English.
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Meanings of Name David
The name David was originated from Hebrew. It is used as a male name. The name David is of the meaning of Beloved. The name David is used in Czech, Dutch, English, French, Slovak, Spanish and Armenian speaking countries. David ruled as king of Israel in the 10th century BC and Jesus is thought to have descended from him. In the Old Testament, several of Davidís stories are told, including his defeat of Goliath.
St David is the patron saint of Wales, and the only one of the British patron saints to be celebrated in the country of his birth. He founded various monastic settlements in Wales, and is said to have performed several miracles. St David's, where he was buried, is the smallest city in the UK. It has only 2000 residents, but does boast a cathedral.
Camp David is the mountain retreat of the US Presidents, the 'David' part was named after Dwight Eisenhower's grandson David.
Jacques-Louis David was a French painter, more commonly known by David, famous for his painting 'The Death of Marat'.
David Cameron is the leader of the British Conservative party. Other notable Davids include footballer David Beckham, singer David Bowie and talk-show host David Letterman.
David was the 13th most popular name in the USA. Outside of the US, it is particularly popular in Spain (#4 in 2006) and Austria (#3 in 2006)..
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