Birth Name: James David Graham Niven
Date of Birth: 1 March, 1910
Place of Birth: Carswell Manor, Oxfordshire, England
Date of Death: 29 July, 1983
Place of Death: Château-d’Œx, Switzerland
Ethnicity: English, Scottish, French
David Niven was an English actor and novelist. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for Separate Tables (1958).
David’s paternal grandparents were William Niven (the son of David Graham Niven and Mary Baylis) and Helen Boustead (the daughter of Edward Boustead).
David’s maternal grandparents were William Henry Degacher (the son of Walter Henry Hitchcock, later Degacher, and Mathilde Degacher) and Julia Caroline Webber Smith (the daughter of James Webber Smith).