A historical walk through the life and work of Leonard Cohen organized by decade and categorized by topic.

Most of the concert dates are taken from Jim Devlin's amazing resource "Is This What You Wanted." Thanks, Jim!

If you would like to make a contribution to creating this timeline, please contact Marie at megan2c2b@aol.com

 

From “Leonard Cohen magistraal in Vorst - Bitterzoet en bescheiden ****” by Gunter Van Assche, DeMorgen.be, October 21, 2008. Photo by Alex Vanhee.
Leonard performed at Forest National in Brussels, Belgium on October 19 and 20, 2008.
More information about this concert here and on The Leonard Cohen Forum.

From “Leonard Cohen magistraal in Vorst - Bitterzoet en bescheiden ****” by Gunter Van Assche, DeMorgen.be, October 21, 2008. Photo by Alex Vanhee.

Leonard performed at Forest National in Brussels, Belgium on October 19 and 20, 2008.

More information about this concert here and on The Leonard Cohen Forum.


George Tunick…was a student at the University of Connecticut when he took these photos at the concert held at Trinity College in Hartford that opened Leonard Cohen’s 1970 Tour. The show took place April 8, 1970 before a crowd of a few hundred.

From “Historic Images: Only Known Photos From Hartford Concert That Opened 1970 Leonard Cohen Tour” by DrHGuy, Heck Of A Guy, August 29, 2014.
Leonard performed at Trinity College in Hartford, CT on April 8, 1970. 
For more information and photos on this concert see Heck Of A Guy.

George Tunick…was a student at the University of Connecticut when he took these photos at the concert held at Trinity College in Hartford that opened Leonard Cohen’s 1970 Tour. The show took place April 8, 1970 before a crowd of a few hundred.

From “Historic Images: Only Known Photos From Hartford Concert That Opened 1970 Leonard Cohen Tour” by DrHGuy, Heck Of A Guy, August 29, 2014.

Leonard performed at Trinity College in Hartford, CT on April 8, 1970. 

For more information and photos on this concert see Heck Of A Guy.

Robert Altman and Leonard.
Year and photographer unknown.

Robert Altman and Leonard.

Year and photographer unknown.


LEONARD COHEN 1974 FREE TRADE HALL TICKET STUB

This is an eBay offering by lindfairc.

LEONARD COHEN 1974 FREE TRADE HALL TICKET STUB

This is an eBay offering by lindfairc.


Beautiful Losers by Leonard Cohen, 2nd. UK Ed. 1970
Leonard Cohen
Jonathan Cape Thirty Bedford Square London
May 1970

This is an eBay offering from moorendbristol777.

Beautiful Losers by Leonard Cohen, 2nd. UK Ed. 1970

Leonard Cohen

Jonathan Cape Thirty Bedford Square London

May 1970

This is an eBay offering from moorendbristol777.

From “Leonard Cohen - Forum, København” by Torben Holleufer, GAFFA, October 17, 2008. Photo by Morten Rygaard.
Leonard performed at the Forum in Copenhagen, Denmark on October 17, 2008.
More information about this concert here and on The Leonard Cohen Forum.

From “Leonard Cohen - Forum, København” by Torben Holleufer, GAFFA, October 17, 2008. Photo by Morten Rygaard.

Leonard performed at the Forum in Copenhagen, Denmark on October 17, 2008.

More information about this concert here and on The Leonard Cohen Forum.


With Leonard at The Complex
© Roscoe Beck

Jennifer Warnes with Leonard.
From “Famous Blue Raincoat: 20th Anniversary Edition Photo Gallery” on Jennifer Warnes’ website.

With Leonard at The Complex

© Roscoe Beck

Jennifer Warnes with Leonard.

From “Famous Blue Raincoat: 20th Anniversary Edition Photo Gallery” on Jennifer Warnes’ website.

From “Välbehållen Leonard Cohen” by Andreas Jakobsson, Upsala Nya Tidning, October 16, 2008.  Photo by Scanpix/arkivbild.
Leonard performed at Globen in Stockholm, Sweden on October 15, 2008.
More information about this concert here and on The Leonard Cohen Forum.

From “Välbehållen Leonard Cohen” by Andreas Jakobsson, Upsala Nya Tidning, October 16, 2008.  Photo by Scanpix/arkivbild.

Leonard performed at Globen in Stockholm, Sweden on October 15, 2008.

More information about this concert here and on The Leonard Cohen Forum.

(Source: webheights.net)


Bob Dylan’s 50th birthday celebration at Chasen’s
© Elizabeth Annas

From “Famous Blue Raincoat: 20th Anniversary Edition Photo Gallery” on Jennifer Warnes’ website.

Bob Dylan’s 50th birthday celebration at Chasen’s

© Elizabeth Annas

From “Famous Blue Raincoat: 20th Anniversary Edition Photo Gallery” on Jennifer Warnes’ website.


Leonard and Jennifer Warnes
© Porch Light

From “Famous Blue Raincoat: 20th Anniversary Edition Photo Gallery” on Jennifer Warnes’ website.

Photographer and year unknown.

Leonard and Jennifer Warnes

© Porch Light

From “Famous Blue Raincoat: 20th Anniversary Edition Photo Gallery” on Jennifer Warnes’ website.

Photographer and year unknown.