Leonard Cohen True or False Quiz
His second novel, Beautiful Losers, about a love triangle, was hailed by one reviewer as “the most revolting book ever written in Canada”.
Leonard Cohen has been labelled “the poet laureate of optimism”
Cohen’s albums regularly go to no 1 in Norway.
He invented a cocktail called Red Needle
He once tried to type underwater in the bathtub, then flung his typewriter across the room and broke it.
His first band, formed when he was 15, was called the Buckskin Boys
His middle name is Doorman.
After college, he considered becoming a dentist.
From 1965 to 1968 he was a vegetarian. A few years later, he took up yoga
In his high-school yearbook, he gave his ambition as “world-famous poet”.