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Leonard Cohen

  • Sep 21, 1934 - Nov 07, 2016 (age 82)
  • 5' 9" (1.74 m)
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2019
The Lost Sessions
AlbumJul 12, 2019

The Lost Sessions

The Lost Sessions released.
2018
Austin City Limits
AlbumMar 2, 2018

Austin City Limits

Austin City Limits released.
2017
1957
AlbumDec 15, 2017

1957

1957 released.
Upon a Smokey Evening
AlbumMar 10, 2017

Upon a Smokey Evening

Upon a Smokey Evening released.
Memories
AlbumJan 20, 2017

Memories

Memories released.
Toronto, 1988
AlbumJan 13, 2017

Toronto, 1988

Toronto, 1988 released.
Best Rock Performance
Nomination2017

Best Rock Performance

Nominated for "You Want It Darker".
Grammy Award
Nomination2017

International Male Solo Artist

Nominated for Brit Award for …
Nominated for Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist.
Brit Award
Nomination2017

International Male Solo Artist

Nominated for Brit Award for …
Nominated for Brit Award for International Male Solo Artist.
Brit Award
Nomination2017

Best American Roots Performance

Nominated for "Steer Your Way".
Grammy Award
Best Rock Performance
Award2017

Best Rock Performance

Won award for "You Want It Darker".
Grammy Award
2016
Once More for Marianne
AlbumDec 9, 2016

Once More for Marianne

Once More for Marianne released.
Leonard Cohen
PersonalNovember 2016

Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen passed away.
You Want It Darker
AlbumOct 21, 2016

You Want It Darker

You Want It Darker is the fourteenth and final studio …
You Want It Darker is the fourteenth and final studio album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released on October 21, 2016, by Columbia Records, nineteen days before Cohen's death. The album was created towards the end of his life and focuses on death, God, and humor. It was released to critical acclaim. The title track was awarded a Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance in January 2018.
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The  End of Love
AlbumJun 17, 2016

The End of Love

The End of Love released.
2015
Back in the Motherland
AlbumAug 14, 2015

Back in the Motherland

Back in the Motherland released.
Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour
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AlbumMay 12, 2015

Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour

Can't Forget: A Souvenir of …
Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour is a live album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released in May 2015. It contains live recordings from concerts and sound-checks.
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2014
Live in Dublin
AlbumDec 2, 2014

Live in Dublin

Live in Dublin is a (triple) live album by Canadian singer …
Live in Dublin is a (triple) live album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. It is the audio recording of his three-hour concert on September 12, 2013 at The O₂ Arena, Dublin, Ireland.
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The Spirit of Radio
AlbumOct 6, 2014

The Spirit of Radio

The Spirit of Radio released.
Popular Problems
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AlbumSep 23, 2014

Popular Problems

Popular Problems is the thirteenth studio album by Canadian …
Popular Problems is the thirteenth studio album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released on September 19, 2014 in Friday-release countries (such as France and Ireland) and on September 22, 2014 elsewhere.
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SongSep 23, 2014

A Street
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Playlist: The Best of Leonard Cohen
AlbumSep 9, 2014

Playlist: The Best of Leonard Cohen

Playlist: The Best of Leonard Cohen released.
2013
Nomination2013

Songwriter of the Year

Nominated for "Amen".
Juno Award
Nomination2013

Juno Fan Choice Award

Nominated for Juno Fan Choice Award.
Award2013

Songwriter of the Year

Won award for "Amen".
Juno Award
Award2013

Artist of the Year

Won Juno Award for Artist of the Year.
Juno Award
Nomination2013

Artist of the Year

Nominated for Juno Award for Artist of the Year.
Juno Award
2012
Original Album Classics
AlbumSep 25, 2012

Original Album Classics

Original Album Classics released.
Angels at My Shoulder
AlbumJun 11, 2012

Angels at My Shoulder

Angels at My Shoulder released.
Live in Fredericton
AlbumApr 21, 2012

Live in Fredericton

Live in Fredericton is the 2012 live EP by Leonard Cohen.
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Old Ideas
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AlbumJan 31, 2012

Old Ideas

Old Ideas is the twelfth studio album by Canadian singer …
Old Ideas is the twelfth studio album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released in January 2012. It is Cohen's highest-charting release in the United States, reaching number 3 on the Billboard 200, 44 years after the release of his first album. The album topped the charts in 11 countries, including Finland, where Cohen became, at the age of 77, the oldest chart-topper, during the album's debut week. The album was released on January 27, 2012 in some countries and on January 31, 2012 in the U.S. Before its release, the album was streamed online by NPR on January 22 and on January 23 by The Guardian.
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2011
The Complete Studio Albums Collection
AlbumOct 10, 2011

The Complete Studio Albums Collection

The Complete Studio Albums Collection released.
All Time Best
AlbumAug 26, 2011

All Time Best

All Time Best released.
Songs of Leonard Cohen/Songs of Love and Hate
AlbumJan 18, 2011

Songs of Leonard Cohen/Songs of Love …

Songs of Leonard Cohen/Songs of Love and Hate released.
2010
Songs from the Road
AlbumSep 14, 2010

Songs from the Road

Songs from the Road is a live album by Canadian singer …
Songs from the Road is a live album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. Released on September 14, 2010, it is his twentieth album.
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Greatest Hits [2009]
AlbumJul 27, 2010

Greatest Hits [2009]

Greatest Hits [2009] released.
Leonard Cohen's Jukebox: The Songs That Inspired The Man
AlbumMar 9, 2010

Leonard Cohen's Jukebox: The Songs T…

Leonard Cohen's Jukebox: The Songs That Inspired The …
Leonard Cohen's Jukebox: The Songs That Inspired The Man released.
2009
Live at the Isle of Wight 1970
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AlbumOct 20, 2009

Live at the Isle of Wight 1970

Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 …
Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 is a combo CD/DVD live album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. Released in October 2009, it is his nineteenth album. The album was recorded in 1970 at the Isle of Wight.
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Live in London
AlbumMar 31, 2009

Live in London

Live in London is a (double) live album by Canadian singer …
Live in London is a (double) live album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. It was released on CD by Columbia/Sony March 31, 2009, is his 18th album, and his first live release since Field Commander Cohen: Tour of 1979 in 2001. A DVD of the performance was simultaneously released by Columbia/Sony.
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Award2009

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nomination2009

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
2008
The Collection
AlbumJun 27, 2008

The Collection

The Collection released.
2007
Death of a Ladies' Man/Recent Songs/The Future
AlbumOct 1, 2007

Death of a Ladies' Man/Recent Songs/T…

Death of a Ladies' Man/Recent Songs/The Future released.
The Future/Ten New Songs
AlbumSep 18, 2007

The Future/Ten New Songs

The Future/Ten New Songs released.
Award2007

Album of the Year

Won award for "River: The Joni Letters".
Grammy Award
Nomination2007

Album of the Year

Nominated for "River: The Joni Letters".
Grammy Award
2005
Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man
MovieSep 11, 2005

Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man

Leonard Cohen: I'm Your …
Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man is a 2005 film by Lian Lunson about the life and career of Leonard Cohen. It is based on a January 2005 tribute show at the Sydney Opera House titled "Came So Far for Beauty", which was presented by Sydney Festival under the artistic direction of Brett Sheehy, and produced by Hal Willner. Performers at this show included Nick Cave, Jarvis Cocker, The Handsome Family, Beth Orton, Rufus Wainwright, Martha Wainwright, Teddy Thompson, Linda Thompson, Antony, Kate & Anna McGarrigle, with Cohen's former back-up singers Perla Batalla and Julie Christensen as special guests. The end of the film includes a performance by Leonard Cohen and U2, which was not recorded live, but filmed specifically for the film at the Slipper Room in New York in May 2005.
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2004
Dear Heather
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AlbumOct 26, 2004

Dear Heather

Dear Heather is the 11th studio album by Canadian singer …
Dear Heather is the 11th studio album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released by Columbia Records in 2004.
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The Greatest Canadian
TV ShowOct 17, 2004

The Greatest Canadian

The Greatest Canadian was …
The Greatest Canadian was a 2004 television program series by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) to determine who is considered to be the greatest Canadian of all time, at least according to those who watched and participated in the program. The project was inspired by the BBC series Great Britons.
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2003
Mojo Presents
AlbumSep 30, 2003

Mojo Presents

Mojo Presents released.
2002
The Essential Leonard Cohen
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AlbumOct 22, 2002

The Essential Leonard Cohen

The Essential Leonard …
The Essential Leonard Cohen is a career-spanning collection of Leonard Cohen songs released in 2002. It is part of Sony BMG's The Essential series. The songs are arranged in chronological order; all studio albums released before 2002 are represented, except the 1977 album Death of a Ladies' Man. All tracks were digitally remastered by Leonard Cohen and Bob Ludwig. All songs on the compilation were chosen by Cohen himself.
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Nomination2002

Video of the Year

Nominated for "In My Secret Life".
Juno Award
Nomination2002

Songwriter of the Year

Nominated for "You Have Loved Enough".
Juno Award
Nomination2002

Artist of the Year

Nominated for Juno Award for Artist of the Year.
Juno Award
Pop Album of the Year
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Nomination2002

Pop Album of the Year

Nominated for "Ten New Songs".
Juno Award
2001
Ten New Songs
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AlbumOct 9, 2001

Ten New Songs

Ten New Songs is Leonard Cohen's tenth studio album, …
Ten New Songs is Leonard Cohen's tenth studio album, released in 2001. It was co-written and produced by Sharon Robinson. It was produced in Cohen's and Robinson's home studios in Los Angeles. It was also his first album in nearly 10 years. The album peaked at #143 on the Billboard 200, #4 in Canada (where it went platinum), #1 in Poland (where it went platinum) and #1 in Norway.
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SongOct 8, 2001

In My Secret Life
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1997
More Best of Leonard Cohen
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AlbumOct 7, 1997

More Best of Leonard Cohen

More Best of Leonard Cohen …
More Best of Leonard Cohen is a collection of Leonard Cohen songs released in 1997.
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1995
Songs from a Room/Songs of Love and Hate
AlbumMar 6, 1995

Songs from a Room/Songs of Love and …

Songs from a Room/Songs of Love and Hate released.
1994
Cohen Live
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AlbumJun 28, 1994

Cohen Live

Cohen Live is a live album by Leonard Cohen released in …
Cohen Live is a live album by Leonard Cohen released in 1994. The songs were recorded live in 1988 on the I'm Your Man Tour and in 1993 on The Future World Tour. Several of the songs have altered lyrics, which are printed in the liner notes as sung. This was Cohen's first live release since Live Songs in 1973. Reviews were mixed, with Time writing, "This glum, melancholy collection should be dispensed only with large doses of Prozac."
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Award1994

Songwriter of the Year

Won Juno Award for …
Won Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year.
Juno Award
Album of the Year
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Nomination1994

Album of the Year

Nominated for "The Future".
Juno Award
Nomination1994

Songwriter of the Year

Nominated for Juno Award …
Nominated for Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year.
Juno Award
Video of the Year
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Nomination1994

Video of the Year

Nominated for "The Future".
Juno Award
1993
Nomination1993

Best Male Artist

Nominated for Juno Award for Best Male Artist.
Juno Award
Nomination1993

Video of the Year

Nominated for "Closing Time".
Juno Award
Award1993

Best Male Artist

Won Juno Award for Best Male Artist.
Juno Award
Award1993

Video of the Year

Won award for "Closing Time".
Juno Award
Nomination1993

Jack Richardson Producer of the Year A…

Nominated for "Closing Time".
1992
SongNov 24, 1992

Closing Time
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The Future
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AlbumNov 24, 1992

The Future

The Future is the ninth studio album by Canadian singer …
The Future is the ninth studio album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released in 1992.
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Friday Night! with Ralph Benmergui
TV ShowOct 30, 1992

Friday Night! with Ralph Benmergui

Friday Night! with Ralph …
Friday Night! with Ralph Benmergui was a Canadian television variety show, which aired on CBC Television from 1992 to 1993. In its first season, the show aired at 10 p.m., following Prime Time News. In its second season, it aired at 11 p.m.
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Later... with Jools Holland
TV ShowOct 9, 1992

Later... with Jools Holland

Later... with Jools Holland …
Later... with Jools Holland (previously known as ...Later with Jools Holland) is a contemporary English music television show hosted by Jools Holland. A spin-off of The Late Show, it has been running in short series since 1992 and is a part of BBC Two's late-night line-up, usually at around 11 pm to 12 midnight. The day of transmission has varied, but currently it is usually recorded on a Tuesday for Saturday broadcast and features a mixture of both established and new musical artists, from solo performers to bands and larger ensembles.
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1991
Award1991

Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Won Canadian Music Hall of Fame.
Nomination1991

Songwriter of the Year

Nominated for Juno Award …
Nominated for Juno Award for Songwriter of the Year.
Juno Award
1989
Nomination1989

Entertainer of the Year

Nominated for Juno Award …
Nominated for Juno Award for Entertainer of the Year.
Juno Award
Nomination1989

Best Male Artist

Nominated for Juno Award for Best Male Artist.
Juno Award
1988
I'm Your Man
AlbumFeb 2, 1988

I'm Your Man

I'm Your Man is the eighth studio album by Leonard Cohen, …
I'm Your Man is the eighth studio album by Leonard Cohen, released in 1988. The album marked Cohen's further move to a more modern sound, with many songs having a synth-oriented production.
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SongFeb 1, 1988

First We Take Manhattan
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SongFeb 1, 1988

I'm Your Man
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1986
Nomination1986

Best Achievement in Music - Original Song

Nominated for "Night Magic".
Genie Award
Award1986

Best Achievement in Music - Original Song

Won award for "Night Magic".
Genie Award
1984
Various Positions
AlbumDec 11, 1984

Various Positions

Various Positions is the seventh studio album by Leonard …
Various Positions is the seventh studio album by Leonard Cohen, released in December 1984 (and February 1985). It marked not only his turn to the modern sound and use of synthesizers (particularly on the opening track), but also, after the harmonies and backing vocals from Jennifer Warnes on the previous Recent Songs (1979), an even greater contribution from Warnes, who is credited equally to Cohen as vocalist on all of the tracks.
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SongDec 1, 1984

Hallelujah
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1982
Late Night with David Letterman
TV ShowFeb 1, 1982

Late Night with David Letterman

Late Night with David …
Late Night with David Letterman is an American late-night talk show hosted by David Letterman. It premiered on NBC on February 1, 1982, and concluded on June 25, 1993. Letterman began hosting Late Show with David Letterman on CBS in August 1993. The series has since been reformatted as Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Late Night with Seth Meyers.
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1979
Recent Songs
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AlbumSep 27, 1979

Recent Songs

Recent Songs is the sixth studio album by Leonard Cohen, …
Recent Songs is the sixth studio album by Leonard Cohen, released in 1979. Produced by Leonard Cohen and Henry Lewy, it was a return to Cohen's acoustic folk music after the Phil Spector experimentation of Death of a Ladies' Man, but now with many jazz and Oriental influences.
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1977
Death of a Ladies' Man
AlbumNov 13, 1977

Death of a Ladies' Man

Death of a Ladies' Man is the …
Death of a Ladies' Man is the fifth studio album by Leonard Cohen. Produced and co-written by Phil Spector, the voice of typically minimalist Cohen was surrounded by Spector's Wall of Sound, which included multiple tracks of instrument overdubs. The album was originally released by Warner Bros., but was later picked up by Cohen's long-time label, Columbia Records.
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1974
New Skin for the Old Ceremony
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AlbumAug 11, 1974

New Skin for the Old Ceremony

Released in 1974, New Skin …
Released in 1974, New Skin for the Old Ceremony is the fourth studio album by Leonard Cohen. On this album he began to move away from the minimal instrumentation of his earlier work, with the use of violas, mandolins, banjos, guitars, percussion and other instruments producing a more orchestrated (but nevertheless spare) sound. The album has been certified silver in the UK, but never entered the Billboard Top 200.
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Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire
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MovieJul 5, 1974

Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire

Directed by celebrated …
Directed by celebrated British filmmaker Tony Palmer, "Bird on a Wire" follows Cohen on his 1972 European tour. Long lost 16mm prints were restored for this release, not seen since 1972.
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Lorca Cohen
Child1974

Lorca Cohen

Lorca Cohen born.
1973
Live Songs
AlbumApr 1, 1973

Live Songs

Live Songs is Leonard Cohen's first live album, released during …
Live Songs is Leonard Cohen's first live album, released during the three-year silence between Songs of Love and Hate and New Skin for the Old Ceremony.
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1972
Adam Cohen
ChildSeptember 1972

Adam Cohen

Adam Cohen (born September 18, 1972) is a Canadian …
Adam Cohen (born September 18, 1972) is a Canadian musician and singer-songwriter. As a recording artist, he has released four major label albums, three in English and one in French. His album We Go Home was released on September 15, 2014. Currently residing in Los Angeles, he is also part of the pop-rock band Low Millions.
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1970
Songs of Love and Hate
AlbumJan 1, 1970

Songs of Love and Hate

Songs of Love and Hate is …
Songs of Love and Hate is the third studio album by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen. Produced by Bob Johnston, the album was released on March 19, 1971, through Columbia Records.
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1969
Songs From a Room
AlbumApr 7, 1969

Songs From a Room

Songs from a Room is the second album by Canadian musician …
Songs from a Room is the second album by Canadian musician Leonard Cohen, released in 1969. It reached No. 63 on the US Billboard Top LPs and No. 2 on the UK charts.
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1968
Award1968

English-language poetry or drama

Won award for "SELECTED POEMS 1956 - 1968".
Governor General's Award
1967
Songs of Leonard Cohen
AlbumDec 27, 1967

Songs of Leonard Cohen

Songs of Leonard Cohen is …
Songs of Leonard Cohen is the debut album by Canadian folk singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, released on December 27, 1967 on Columbia Records. Less successful in the US than in Europe, Songs of Leonard Cohen foreshadowed the kind of chart success Cohen would go on to achieve. It reached number 83 on the Billboard 200 and achieving gold status in the US only in 1989, but peaked at number 13 on the UK Albums Chart, and spent nearly a year and a half on it.
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SongDec 27, 1967

So Long, Marianne
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The Ernie Game
MovieNov 8, 1967

The Ernie Game

Set in mid-winter Montreal, a mentally unstable young man …
Set in mid-winter Montreal, a mentally unstable young man becomes involved with 2 women, which fuels his paranoia, forcing him to commit criminal acts.
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Omnibus
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TV ShowOct 13, 1967

Omnibus

Omnibus is an arts-based British documentary series, …
Omnibus is an arts-based British documentary series, broadcast mainly on BBC1 in the United Kingdom. The programme was the successor to the long-running arts-based series Monitor. It ran from 1967 until 2003, usually being transmitted on Sunday evenings. During its 35-year history, the programme won 12 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards.
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1966
Sunday
TV ShowNov 6, 1966

Sunday

Sunday is a Canadian current affairs television series which …
Sunday is a Canadian current affairs television series which aired on CBC Television from 1966 to 1967.
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1956
Camera Three
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TV ShowJan 22, 1956

Camera Three

Camera Three was an American anthology series devoted to …
Camera Three was an American anthology series devoted to the arts. It ran on CBS from January 22, 1956, to January 21, 1979, and moved to PBS in its final year to make way for the then-new CBS News Sunday Morning. The PBS version ran from October 4, 1979, to July 10, 1980.
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1934
Leonard Cohen
BirthSeptember 1934

Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen was born.
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