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Cogan, Alma Angela Cohen (1932-1966), singer

Dave Laing

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/66775
Cogan, Alma Angela Cohen (1932-1966), singer


Cogan, Alma Angela Cohen (1932-1966), singer, was born on 19 May 1932 in Whitechapel, east London, the second of the three children of Mark Cohen Cogan formerly Kogin; (1902-1952), a costumier, and Fanny Cogan (née Carp). Mark Cogan had been born in Vinitza, Russia, into a Jewish family, whence his ...

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