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Alma Cogan

Person

Who is Alma Cogan?

Alma Cogan was an English singer of traditional pop music in the 1950s and early 1960s. Dubbed "The Girl With the Laugh/Giggle/Chuckle in Her Voice", she was the highest paid British female entertainer of her era. Throughout the mid-1950s, she was the most consistently successful female singer in the UK.

  • also known as Alma Gogan; Alma Angela Cohen; Cogan, Alma
  • born on (83 years ago) in Whitechapel
  • ethnicity: Jewish people
  • nationality: England
  • education: St Joseph's College, Reading
  • profession: Singer
  • died on (49 years ago) in London of cancer, ovarian cancer
  • buried in Bushey Jewish Cemetery
  • genre: Traditional pop music
  • albums: "The Magic of Alma Cogan", "The Ultimate Alma Cogan", "Alma Cogan", "I Love to Sing", "With You in Mind", "The a-z of Alma", "Bell Bottoms, Dreamboats, Tangos & Eskimos", "The Girl With The Laugh In Her Voice"
  • some of the nominations and awards:
      • nominated to NME Award for British Vocal Personality
      • nominated to NME Award for British Female Singer
      • NME Award for British Female Singer
      • nominated to NME Award for British Female Singer
      • nominated to NME Award for British Female Singer
      • NME Award for British Female Singer
      • nominated to NME Award for British Female Singer
      • NME Award for British Female Singer
      • nominated to NME Award for British Female Singer
  • official website: www.almacogan.com

Writings

"Alma Cogan" is a 1991 novel by Gordon Burn, reprinted in 2004. It was Burn's first novel and won the Whitbread Book Award in 1991. In the UK it was published in 1991 with the title Alma Cogan. In the US, it was initially published as Alma.

  • language: English Language
  • genre: Fiction
  • award: - Costa First Novel Award, received by Gordon Burn

Music

"Alma Cogan" is a musical album of Alma Cogan.

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