Bob Kaufman

Born Apr 18, 1925
Bob Kaufman, born Robert Garnell Kaufman, was an American Beat poet and surrealist inspired by jazz music. In France, where his poetry had a large following, he was known as the "black American Rimbaud."

Bob Kaufman Stats

Nickname

: Robert Garnell Kaufman

Profession

: Sailor, Poet

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: April 18, 1925

Place of Birth

: New Orleans

Date of Death

: January 12, 1986