Allen Ginsberg poet activist essayist

Allen Ginsberg is a 70 years old poet activist essayist from Paterson, New Jersey. Allen Ginsberg was born on June 03, 1926 (died on April 05, 1997, he was 70 years old) in Paterson, New Jersey as Irwin Allen Ginsberg. His nickname was Ginsberg Irwin Allen.



Irwin Allen Ginsberg was an American poet and one of the leading figures of both the Beat Generation of the 1950s and the counterculture that soon would follow. He vigorously opposed militarism economic materialism and sexual repression.
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His real name:
Birth name of Allen Ginsberg is Irwin Allen Ginsberg
Is Allen Ginsberg still alive?

No, he died on 04/05/1997, 25 years ago. He was 70 years old when he died. Cause of death: liver cancer. He died in New York City


His father Louis Ginsberg () and Louis Ginsberg was 30 years old when Allen born.


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Louis Ginsberg
Father: Louis Ginsberg

Allen Ginsberg net worth

He had a net worth of 3 million dollars.


Allen Ginsberg Albums (14)

There are 14 albums of Allen Ginsberg.

His last album Plutonian Ode released 10 months 3 weeks ago. When Plutonian Ode released, he was 95 years old.

His first album First Blues: Rags, Ballads and Harmonium Songs released 41 years ago, he was 54 years old when this album released. There were 8 songs in this album.

Plutonian Ode
Plutonian Ode
At Reed College: The First Recorded Reading of Howl & Other Poems
At Reed College: The First Recorded Reading of Howl & Other Poems
A Dream Record
A Dream Record
The Complete Songs of Innocence and Experience
The Complete Songs of Innocence and Experience

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Allen Ginsberg Movies (82)

There are 82 movies of Allen Ginsberg.

His first feature film was Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese (2019, as The Oracle of Delphi). He was 93 when he starred in this movie. Since 2019, he has appeared in 82 feature films. The last one is Harry Smith at the Breslin Hotel (2017). .

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Allen Ginsberg movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Allen Ginsberg TV Shows (1)

His first TV Show was New York: A Documentary Film (1999).

Awards (6)

Awarded National Book Award , nominated National Book Award for Poetry in 1973 , awarded Robert Frost Medal in 1985 , awarded John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship , awarded War Resisters League Peace Award ,


He graduated from Montclair State University and Columbia University

What was Allen's zodiac sign?

Allen Ginsberg zodiac sign was gemini.

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