As per our current Database, James Meritt Ives is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, James Meritt Ives is 198 years, 11 months and 3 days old. James Meritt Ives will celebrate 199rd birthday on a Sunday 5th of March 2023. Below we countdown to James Meritt Ives upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||James Meritt Ives|
|Born||March 5, 1824 (New York City, NY)|
|Town/City||New York City, NY|
James Meritt Ives’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
James Meritt Ives was born in the Year of the Monkey. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Monkey thrive on having fun. They’re energetic, upbeat, and good at listening but lack self-control. They like being active and stimulated and enjoy pleasing self before pleasing others. They’re heart-breakers, not good at long-term relationships, morals are weak. Compatible with Rat or Dragon.
Bookkeeper who ran the business side of lithographers Currier & Ives.
He centered his education on being exposed to as much art as possible.
He encouraged his partner Nathaniel Currier to produce idealized images of the daily middle-class American life, which led to the firm's popular success.
He had six children with his wife Caroline Clark.
His company was famously mentioned in the classic holiday song Sleigh Ride, written by Leroy Anderson in 1948.