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About Joan Baez
Joan Baez is a folk singer, songwriter and activist known for songs such as Diamonds & Rust, Joe Hill, Farewell, Angelina, and We Shall Overcome. In a career spanning over half a century, she has recorded songs by notable artists and bands such as Paul Simon, the Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Leonard Cohen and several others.
She was performing in clubs until she met Bob Gibson who invited her to perform with him at the Newport Folk Festival in 1959. Her performance at the festival led to a record deal and the release of her album Joan Baez in 1960, which marked the beginning of her professional musical career proper.
She married David Harris in 1968 and had a son named Gabriel with him before the marriage ended in February 1974.
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Famous quotes by Joan Baez
As we know, forgiveness of oneself is the hardest of all the forgivenesses.Joan Baez
If it's natural to kill, how come men have to go into training to learn how?Joan Baez
The easiest kind of relationship for me is with ten thousand people. The hardest is with one.Joan Baez
Joan Baez's Popularity
Joan Baez is a famous American singer-songwriter and activist, who was born on January 9, 1941. As a person born on this date, Joan Baez is listed in our database as the 10th most popular celebrity for the day (January 9) and the 19th most popular for the year (1941).
People born on January 9 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Joan Baez is the 373rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Joan Baez's birthday, Joan Baez is the 3654th most famous American.
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