Joni Mitchell & Leonard Cohen

Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen
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Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen had a relationship from 1967 to 1968.

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Joni Mitchell is a 77 year old Canadian Singer. Born Roberta Joan Anderson on 7th November, 1943 in Fort McLeod, Alberta, Canada and educated at Saskatoon Technical Collegiate for Art, she is famous for Big Yellow Taxi, 1997: Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in a career that spans 1964–2009 and 1964–2007 and 1964–2002 and 2006–2007 and 2013. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Canadian Singer Leonard Cohen was born Leonard Norman Cohen on 21st September, 1934 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and passed away on 7th Nov 2016 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 82. He is most remembered for Everybody Knows. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

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Relationship Statistics

StatusDurationLength
Total 1967 - 1968 1 year


For a few weeks in 1967 and 1968, Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen had a fling, the consequences of which continue to echo in their work.
Introduced to each other backstage at Judy Collins’s songwriter’s workshop2 at the 1967 Newport Folk Festival
by Judy Collins herself,
who was, in large part,
responsible for jump-starting the musical careers of both singer-songwriters, Cohen and Mitchell were officially an item by the time the two of them co-hosted a workshop at the Mariposa Folk Festival. Their romance ignited, flared, and exhausted itself within weeks. Depending upon the source and the skew of ones perspective, preferences, and prejudices, Cohen either terminated the relationship himself for unspecified reasons or incited Mitchell to end it because of his interest in other women.

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1968 - Breakup

1967 - Hookup

Couple Comparison

Name
Joni Mitchell
Leonard Cohen
Joni Mitchell
Leonard Cohen
Age (at start of relationship)
23
32
Height
Female
5' 6" (168 cm)
Male
5' 9" (175 cm)
Zodiac
Scorpio
Virgo
Occupation
Singer
Singer
Hair Color
Blonde
Brown - Dark
Eye Color
Blue
Brown - Dark
Nationality
Canadian
Canadian
Religion
Buddhist
Buddhist

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