On This Day


Singer Lorde

Full Name: Ella Yelich-O'Connor
Profession: Singer

New Zealand
New Zealand

Why Famous: New Zealand singer-songwriter who signed with Universal Music Group at only 13, and was later paired with songwriter and record producer Joel Little.

Her debut work "The Love Club EP" was commercially released in March 2013 and included the song "Royals", which became an international crossover hit and won two Grammy Awards.

Born: November 7, 1996
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Age: 24 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio

Historical Events

  • 2013-06-03 Lorde releases her debut single "Royals" (Grammy Song of the Year, 2014)
  • 2013-09-27 Lorde releases her debut studio album "Pure Heroine"
  • 2014-01-26 56th Grammy Awards: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Lorde, and Daft Punk win
  • 2017-12-31 Singer Lorde called a bigot in ad in Washington Post after cancelling show in Israel

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