Famous as :Songwriter, painter
Birth Name :Roberta Joan Anderson
Birth Date :November 07, 1943
Birth Place :Fort Macleod, Alberta, Canada
Spouse :Chuck Mitchell (folksinger, 1965 - 1966), Larry Klein (bass player/sound engineer, 21-Nov-82 - 1994)
Claim to fame :Single "Big Yellow Taxi" from album "Ladies of the Canyon" (1970)
Joni Mitchell has criticized Bob Dylan as a "fake" and a "plagiarist" - insisting the folk legend's entire act is a "deception". Mitchell slammed the star during an interview with the Los Angeles Times, after her decision to change her name from Roberta Joan Anderson was likened to Dylan's move to drop his birth name of Robert Zimmerman....