Birth Name: Lesley Sue Goldstein
Date of Birth: May 2, 1946
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Death: February 16, 2015
Place of Death: Manhattan, New York City
Ethnicity: Ashkenazi Jewish
Lesley Gore was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and activist. She is the daughter of Leo Godstein and Ronny Gore. Her father owned Peter Pan, a children’s swimwear and underwear manufacturer, and was a leading brand licensing agent in the apparel industry.
Her brother is composer Michael Gore. Her cousin is writer Alan Dean Foster.