|Real Name/Full Name:||Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O’Malley Armstrong|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Birth Date:||December 25, 1971|
|Birth Place:||Kensington, London, England|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Rohan Gavin|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Stanley Gavin)|
|Dating/Boyfriend (Name):||Yes (Rohan Gavin)|
|Is Dido Lesbian?||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$20 million|
|Last Updated:||October 2020|
Dido is an English songwriter and singer who is known for the success of her international album No Angel, which was released in 1999. Her first two albums were among the bestselling albums in the UK chart history, and she has also been ranked No. 98 on the Billboard chart of the top 200 artists of the 2000s. She has been ranked based on the success of her albums, which were released in the first decade of the 21st century. Although she retired, she made a comeback in the year 2013, and in 2013 she released her fourth album ‘Who Got Away.’
Maybe you know about Dido very well, but do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Dido’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Dido was born on Christmas Day in 1971, and she was born in Kensington. Her original name was Florian Cloud de Booneville Armstrong, and since she was born on Christmas, she likes to celebrate her birthday on 25 June, and she took this inspiration from the Paddington Bear. Her mother’s name is Clare, and she is a poet of French ancestor. Her father is William O’Malley Armstrong, and he was an Irish publisher and also the former managing director of the Sidgwick & Jackson. Her brother is the record producer Rollo and is original name is Rowland Constantine O’Malley Armstrong.
When she was a child, she had to deal with bullies, and due to her name, which was very long, she had to pretend she has a familiar name. The name Dido is derived from the name of the mythical Queen of Carthage.
Dido got educated at the Thornhill Primary School in Islington, Dallington School, and the Westminster School, and then she was taught by the contemporary musician. She was also enrolled at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama at the age of five.
After No Angel got released in 1999, she spent most of her time promoting the album, and then she broke up with her fiancé. Her then-fiancé was the entertainment lawyer Bob Page, and they got separated after the seven-year relationship. Dido got married to Rohan Gavin, a writer in 2010, and now they have a son named Stanley, who was then born in July 2011.
She is also a die-hard fan of Premier League football club Arsenal, and she likes to watch their matches. She currently has dual British-Irish citizenship as her father was an Irish.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on December 25 1971, Dido is 48 years old as of today’s date 30th October 2020. Her height is 5’6’’ tall, and her weight is 58 kg.
Dido’s career began with the album No Angel in 1999, and then she got her hit single from the album named “Here with Me” and “Thank You.” The album sold over 21 million copies worldwide, and they have won her many awards. Then she made the album Life for Rent in 2003, and she continued her success with the singles like “White Flag” and “Life for Rent.” She also performed in 2004 with many artists in the Band-Aid 20 version of the Charity single titled, “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”.
In 2019 she got signed up to BMG, and she worked with her brother Rollo. She also worked with Rick Newels and Ryan Louder. In November 2018, she announced her new album’s title, which was Still on My Mind, and the album was released on 8 March 2019.
Awards & Achievements
Dido has won many awards, and below is the list of few.
- She won Bambi Award in 2003.
- She won the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award in 2011.
- She won the Denver Film Critics award in 2011
- She won Grammy in 2002.
- She won the MTV Europe Music Award in 2001.
- She won the Razzie Award in 2003.
Net Worth & Salary of Dido in 2020
As of October 2020, the net worth of famous British singer and songwriter is estimated to be around $20 million. She has earned most of her wealth from doing concerts and releasing the album worldwide. Dido is a worldwide famous singer who is also known for the ethnic way of singing. Dido has been off from the music industry for a very long time, but she embarked on her return in the year 2018. She released another album in 2019, and the album was a success.
So this was all about one of the top 100 singers of the world Dido, she has contributed a majority of her life to music, and this is the reason she is such a great success. Dido was a bit off the world for some years, but in the year 2018, she embarked on her return with a new album, and the album was a success pretty soon.