Leonard Bernstein  American Conductor

Current Status

Leonard Bernstein passed away on 14th Oct 1990 aged 72.


Leonard Bernstein was previously married to Felicia Cohn (1951 - 1978).

He was also in relationships with Tom Cothran (1973), Felicia Montealegre (1951 - 1978), Dimitri Mitropoulos, Lana Turner, Marlon Brando, Aaron Copland, Farley Granger, Tallulah Bankhead, Toller Cranston and Morris Stoloff.

Leonard Bernstein is rumoured to have hooked up with Rudolf Nureyev.


Leonard Bernstein is a 72 year old American Conductor. Born Louis Bernstein on 25th August, 1918 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA and educated at Boston Latin School, Boston, MA, he is famous for Conductor, New York Philharmonic in a career that spans 1940–1990. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Leonard Bernstein is a member of the following lists: Music directors of the New York Philharmonic, Deutsche Grammophon artists and Tanglewood Music Center faculty.


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Leonard Bernstein72 VirgoConductor
Tom Cothran-
Felicia Montealegre56 AquariusActor
Felicia Cohn-Actress
Toller Cranston65 AriesSkating
Morris Stoloff81 LeoComposer
Dimitri Mitropoulos64 PiscesComposer
Lana Turner74 AquariusActress
Marlon Brando80 AriesActor
Aaron Copland90 ScorpioComposer
Rudolf Nureyev54 PiscesDancer
Farley Granger85 CancerActor
Tallulah Bankhead66 AquariusActress
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Confirmed Relationships11
Longest Relationship27 yrs
Shortest Relationship27 yrs
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 11 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Leonard
Last Name Bernstein
Full Name at Birth Louis Bernstein
Age 72 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th August, 1918
Birthplace Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA
Died 14th October, 1990
Place of Death New York City, New York, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Build Average
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Boston Latin School, Boston, MA
University BA, Harvard University (1939), Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, PA (1941)
Occupation Text Conductor
Occupation Conductor
Claim to Fame Conductor, New York Philharmonic
Music Genre (Text) Film score, classical music, ballet, opera, musical theater
Music Genre Classical, Piano
Year(s) Active 1940–1990
Music Style Show Tunes, Cast Recordings, Stage & Screen, Classical Crossover, Vocal, Standards, Modern Composition, Musicals, Avant-Garde
Music Mood Amiable/Good-Natured, Freewheeling, Complex, Sophisticated, Stylish, Theatrical, Sentimental, Romantic, Bright, Light, Literate, Campy, Exuberant, Refined/Mannered, Joyous, Boisterous, Fun, Lively, Brassy, Confident, Rousing
Instrument Conductor, Composer, Piano
Instrument (text) Piano
Father Sam Bernstein
Friend Jerome Robbins, Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Donald Davidson
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