Alma Cogan

Alma Angela Cohen Cogan[1] (19 May 1932 – 26 October 1966) was an English singer of traditional pop music in the 1950s and early 1960s. Dubbed the "Girl with the Giggle in Her Voice", she was the highest paid British female entertainer of her era.

Alma Cogan
Cogan, Tel Aviv, 1963
Background information
Birth nameAlma Angela Cohen Cogan
Born(1932-05-19)19 May 1932
Whitechapel, East London, England
Died26 October 1966(1966-10-26) (aged 34)
London, England
GenresTraditional pop
Years active1952–1966
LabelsHMV, EMI Columbia
WebsiteAlma Cogan International Fan Club