On Thursday, May 19, Google paid its tribute to the great singer, the opera star Dame Nellie Melba on her 150th birthday. The special Doodle has been featured only for Australia as the entire country started celebrating the day for the lady who gained worldwide acclaim both as a singer and a philanthropist.
Dame Nellie Melba was popularly known for the purity of her lyrical voice and the brilliance of her technique. The great opera singer had received tremendous popularity during the late Victorian Era and the early 20th century.
Unlike its recent Doodles, Google on Thursday presented a static simple Doodle which represents the simplicity and purity of Dame Nellie Melba's voice. The fourth letter of the word 'Google' has been replaced by an image of the great opera singer.
With a click on the colourful, simple but attractive Doodle, it takes the readers to world of Nellie Melba with a vast information about the lady and her works.