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Bob Dylan Biography | Poet

Bob Dylan Biography. Read biographical information including facts, poetic works, awards, and the life story and history of Bob Dylan. This short biogrpahy feature on Bob Dylan will help you learn about one of the best famous poet poets of all-time.


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Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman; May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, poet and painter. He has been a major figure in music for five decades and has had immense influence on popular music. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s when he was an informal chronicler, and an apparently reluctant figurehead, of social unrest. Though he is well-known for revolutionizing perceptions of the limits of popular music in 1965 with the six-minute single "Like a Rolling Stone," a number of his earlier songs such as "Blowin' in the Wind" and "The Times They Are a-Changin'" became anthems for the US civil rights and anti-war movements.. American singer-songwriter musician writer and artist