Lenny Bruce, born Leonard Alfred Schneider (1925 Mineola, New York - 1966 Los Angeles) was a stand-up comedian, satirist and social critic, advocate for freedom of speech and symbol of the counter-culture of the 1950s and 1960s in the United States.
American comedian, activist and social critic
|Date of birth||13 October 1925|
|Date of death||3 August 1966|
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|Work period (start)||1947|
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