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Cohen, Leonard, 1934-2016

LC control no.n 79033018
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LC classificationML410.C734 Biography in music
Personal name headingCohen, Leonard, 1934-2016
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Variant(s)Cohen, Leonard, 1934-
Cohen, Leonard Norman, 1934-2016
Kohen, Leʼonard, 1934-2016
כהן, ליאונרד, 1934-2016-
Koen, Lenard, 1934-2016
Associated countryCanada
Birth date1934-09-21
Death date2016-11-07
Place of birthWestmount (Québec)
Place of deathLos Angeles (Calif.)
Field of activityMusic Poetry Fiction
AffiliationOrder of Canada
Profession or occupationComposers Poets Singers Lyricists Novelists
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Found inScott, F.R. Six Montreal poets. [Phonodisc] 1957.
Ecrivains anglo-québecois, 1986: t.p. (Léonard Cohen) Can. CIP (Cohen, Leonard N., 1934- )
Leonard Cohen, c1994: p. 147 (Leonard Norman Cohen; b. 9-21-34)
New Grove dict. mus., 2nd ed. WWW site, Oct. 09, 2001 (Cohen, Leonard (Norman); b. Montreal, 21 Sept 1934; Canadian singer-songwriter, poet and novelist)
Wikipedia, 11-11-2016 (Leonard Cohen; died November 7, 2016 in Los Angeles)
Divni gubitnici, 2014: title page (Lenard Koen)
Canada. Governor General. Honours Recipients database, 21 December 2016 (Leonard Cohen, C.C., G.O.C., B.A., LL.D.; Los Angeles, California; Companion of the Order of Canada, awarded on October 10, 2002, invested on October 24, 2003 (Known for his striking imagery and evocative descriptions of the human condition, Leonard Cohen has the distinction of creating a body of work that has remained contemporary and significant through three decades of shifting musical and aesthetic tastes. His 1992 album, The Future, introduced his poetic style to a new generation of listeners. In 2001, he released his 12th album, Ten New Songs. It soared to the top of the charts, reaching gold and platinum sales in Canada and in several other countries. His continued popularity confirms his status as a Canadian icon and a venerated dean of the pop culture movement. This is a promotion within the Order.); Officer of the Order of Canada, awarded on April 19, 1991, invested on October 30, 1991 (Poet, singer-songwriter and novelist, he is one of the most popular and influential writers of his generation whose work has been critically acclaimed throughout the world and has made Canadian literature familiar to readers abroad. Images of beauty, despair, outrage and tenderness are found in his lyrical poetry and prose, whose themes of love, loss and loneliness touch a universal chord in us all.); deceased on November 10, 2016)
Amicus database, 21 December 2016 (authorized access point: Cohen, Leonard, 1934- ; variant access points: Cohen, Leonard Norman, 1934- , Koen, Leonard, 1934- )
Canadiana, February 21, 2020 (access point: Cohen, Leonard, 1934-; variants: Cohen, Leonard Norman, 1934-; Koen, Leonard, 1934-; born September 21, 1934 in Montréal, Québec; died November 7, 2016, in Los Angeles, California; Canadian poet, singer, songwriter, novelist)
Equivalent(s)Cohen, Leonard, 1934-2016
National bib agency no.0101E9401E
Associated languageeng
Quality codenlc