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Birth Name: Allen Ginsberg

Born: 3 June 1926 Died: 5 April 1997

Country of origin: United States

Partner: Peter Orlovsky


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Allen Ginsberg was an American poet. Ginsberg is best known for the poem "Howl" (1956), celebrating his friends who were members of the Beat Generation and attacking what he saw as the destructive forces of materialism and conformity in the United States.
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"Someone once called Bob Dylan the spokesman for his generation due to the social causes he supported with Joan Baez and the songs he wrote with social injustice and anti-war themes. Another poet, a spokesman for the Beat Generation of the 50s, Allen Ginsberg, was a big Dylan fan. They met and became good friends. Dylan with 2 Beat Generation icons. Bob waving to Ginsberg in Woodstock, NY. Backstage with Ginsberg. "


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