Donovan  British Singer


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Donovan and Linda Lawrence
Linda Lawrence and Donovan have been married for 46 years since 2nd Oct 1970. view relationship


Donovan was previously married to Linda Lawrence (1970).

Donovan has been in relationships with Jenny Boyd (1967 - 1968), Enid Karl and Dana Gillespie.


Donovan is a 71 year old British Singer. Born Donovan Phillips Leitch on 10th May, 1946 in Maryhill, Scotland, he is famous for Mello Yello in a career that spans 1964–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Donovan is a member of the following lists: 21st-century British singers, 20th-century British singers and Psychedelic folk musicians.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 52 years, 7 months - -
Dating3 1 year 4 months, 1 day -
Total4 52 years, 7 months 13 years, 4 months 1 year


First Name Donovan
Middle Name Phillips
Last Name Leitch
Full Name at Birth Donovan Phillips Leitch
Age 71 years
Birthday 10th May, 1946
Birthplace Maryhill, Scotland
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Musician, Songwriter, Producer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Mello Yello
Music Genre (Text) Folk rock, Psychedelic Folk, Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1965–present, 1964–present
Music Style British Invasion, Folk-Rock, Psychedelic Pop, British Psychedelia, Psychedelic, Folk, Singer/Songwriter, British Folk
Music Mood Trippy, Delicate, Dreamy, Pastoral, Carefree, Whimsical, Bittersweet, Wistful, Eccentric, Sprawling, Earnest, Literate, Amiable/Good-Natured, Laid-Back/Mellow, Autumnal, Springlike, Gentle, Plaintive, Ethereal, Innocent, Summery
Instrument Vocals, Harmonica, Guitar
Instrument (text) Vocals, Harmonica, Guitar, Piano, Banjo, Guitar, Harmonica, Piano, Banjo
Record Label Pye Records (UK), Hickory Records (US), Epic Records
Family Member Donovan Leitch (son) (actor), Ione Skye (daughter) (actress)
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Partner Comparison

Donovan71 TaurusSinger
Jenny Boyd69 ScorpioModel
Linda Lawrence70Actress
Enid Karl-Model
Dana Gillespie68 AriesSinger


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Oriole NebulaFemaleLinda Lawrence
Astrella CelesteFemale21st October, 197145 years oldLinda Lawrence


Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band1978Our Guests at HeartlandMovie
The John Denver Show1973TV Show
The Pied Piper1972PiperMovie
If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium1969Singer in Youth HostelMovie


Posted commentsView all comments (2)

StanJul 27, 2014

What a guy , he certainly has written a lot of Awesome music , His Scottish roots sure gave him lots of feeling too his music!

SallyDec 5, 2013

His claim to fame is not I'm Just Mad About Saffron, this is just a line from the song Mellow Yellow.

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