Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen
1934 - 2016
Leonard Cohen  Canadian Singer

Leonard Cohen dating history


Leonard Cohen was engaged to Rebecca De Mornay (1993).

Leonard Cohen was in relationships with Suzanne Elrod (1970 - 1979), Julie Felix (1968), Joni Mitchell (1967 - 1968), Marianne Ihlen (1960 - 1972) and Georgianna Orsini (1956 - 1958).

Leonard Cohen had encounters with Janis Joplin (1968) and Nico (1966).


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.

Leonard Cohen is a member of the following lists: Leonard Cohen, Columbia Records artists and Grammy Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Engaged1 3 years - -
Dating5 55 years, 2 months 15 years, 10 months 1 year
Encounter2 - - -
Total8 55 years, 2 months 10 years, 3 months 1 year


First Name Leonard
Middle Name Norman
Last Name Cohen
Full Name at Birth Leonard Norman Cohen
Alternative Name Leonard Norman Cohen, Leonard Cohen
Age 82 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st September, 1934
Birthplace Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Died 7th November, 2016
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Buried Shaar Hashomayim Cemetery, Montreal, Montreal Region, Quebec, Canada
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Buddhist
Ethnicity White
Nationality Canadian
University BA English, McGill University (1955)
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Poet
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Everybody Knows
Music Genre (Text) Folk, Folk Rock, Soft Rock, Spoken Word
Music Genre Folk
Year(s) Active 1956–present, 1956–2016
Music Style Pop/Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Folk-Rock, AM Pop
Music Mood Literate, Reflective, Cerebral, Intimate, Sensual, Poignant, Wistful, Wry, Melancholy, Autumnal, Gloomy, Bittersweet, Complex, Romantic, Somber, Weary, Austere, Sardonic, Sad
Instrument Guitar, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Keyboard
Record Label Columbia
Associated Acts Sharon Robinson, Jennifer Warnes, Anjani Thomas, Judy Collins
Official Websites www.leonardcohen.com/, http://leonardcohen.com, www.facebook.com/leonardcohen/
Father Nathan Cohen (father)
Mother Marsha Klonitsky

Leonard Norman Cohen CC GOQ (September 21, 1934 – November 7, 2016) was a Canadian singer, songwriter, poet, and novelist. His work explored religion, politics, isolation, depression, sexuality, loss, death and romantic relationships. Cohen was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He was invested as a Companion of the Order of Canada, the nation's highest civilian honour. In 2011, Cohen received one of the Prince of Asturias Awards for literature and the ninth Glenn Gould Prize.

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Partner Comparison

Leonard Cohen82 VirgoSinger
Rebecca De Mornay63 VirgoActress
Suzanne Elrod-
Julie Felix82 GeminiSinger
Janis Joplin27 CapricornSinger
Joni Mitchell79 ScorpioSinger
Nico49 LibraActress
Marianne Ihlen81 TaurusRelative
Georgianna Orsini91Poet


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AdamMale197251 years oldSuzanne Elrod
LorcaFemale197449 years oldSuzanne Elrod


La Carretera2015Movie
Leonard Cohen: Show Me the Place, Lyric Video2012Leonard CohenMusic Video
Yesno2010Short Film
Leonard Cohen: Because Of2005Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: In My Secret Life2002Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: Dance Me to the End of Love1994Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: The Future1993Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: Closing Time1992Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: Democracy1992Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: First We Take Manhattan1988Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man1988Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: Take This Waltz1986Leonard CohenMusic Video
Terminal Sunglasses: Psycho Rail1985Leonard CohenMusic Video
Miami Vice1984ZolanTV Show
Leonard Cohen: Dance Me to the End of Love1984Leonard CohenMusic Video
Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah1984Leonard CohenMusic Video
I Am a Hotel1983The Resident (as L.C.)TV Movie
Leonard Cohen: Suzanne1983Leonard CohenMusic Video
The Ernie Game1967SingerMovie
Angel1967Man (uncredited)Short Film
Poen1967Narrator (voice)Short Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (6)

ssadieSep 8, 2013

someone needs to add michelle phillips from the mamas & papas, she is missing and it was around the time she ended her marriage to dennis hopper, in 1971

sandysh9ressandysh9resDec 27, 2012

love his haunting voice, strange lyrics and weird melodies.chelsea hotel no.2 is prob my fave...and nena- slazem se potpuno!!:)x

nenaAug 25, 2009

legenda , za sva vremena i sve generacije, najbolji je bio, sada je i bice. bravo maestro.

emmaJan 20, 2009

so cool

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