Leila Kasra
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Leila Kasra

Poet + Writer + Lyricist
Female
Born Mar 27, 1939

Leila Kasra also known as Hadieh or Hedieh, was a legendary Persian poet, writer and lyricist who wrote many hits for many famous Persian artists like Ebi, Dariush, Sattar, Vigen, Moein, Mahasti, Andy, Homeyra, Hassan Shamaizadeh, Siavash Shams, Shohreh, Shahram Solati, Nooshafarin, Habib, Shahrokh, Morteza, Farzin, Golpa, Iraj, Kouros, and most of Hayedeh's songs, who was her best friend.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Leila Kasra.

CHILDHOOD

1939 Birth Leila Kasra was born on March 27, 1939 in Tehran. … Read More

TEENAGE

1956 17 Years Old In 1956 she wrote columns for the magazines: "Omide Iran", "Roshanfekr", "Etelate Banouan".

TWENTIES

1959 20 Years Old In 1959 her first poem was published in "Etelate Banouan".

THIRTIES

1969 30 Years Old In 1969 Kasra published two poetry books. … Read More
1975 36 Years Old In 1975 after Fereydoun Khoshnoud's request Kasra started writing songs and became a lyricist for artists like Elaheh and Hayedeh. … Read More
1978 39 Years Old In 1978 Kasra was diagnosed with breast cancer after giving birth to her third son. … Read More

FIFTIES

1989 50 Years Old On May 16, 1989 after an eleven year long battle with breast cancer, and seventeen surgeries Leila Kasra died in Century City Hospital in Los Angeles. … Read More
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