Max Alivary was born in 1858 and died in 1898.
German dramatic tenor.
His real name was Achenbach, his father being the celebrated painter, Andrea’s Achenbach.
He was born at Düsseldorf, and made his debut at Weimar.
He won great fame as awake Neary and singer, and was most successful in the role of Siegfried.
While a possessor of a very good voice, he was especially remarkable for his handsome presence.
He visited the United States many times, enjoying a great success here in 1884 to 1889.
Alvary died in 1898 at his country seat in Thuringia.