Leila Kasra
Profile

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

related links

Timeline

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
1977 38 Years Old In 1977 Kasra was diagnosed with breast cancer. … Read More

FORTIES

1984 45 Years Old The song "Gheseye Man" performed by Hayedeh and written by Kasra in 1984 is about her suffering and her illness.

FIFTIES

1989 50 Years Old 1 More Event
On Sunday May 21, 1989 Kasra was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leila_Kasra.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.