Happy Birthday: John Lennon (1940–1980)

Festival Reviews

johnlennon.jpgJohn Lennon (1940–1980)

Born: October 9, 1940 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Died: December 8, 1980 (age 40) in New York City, New York, USA

Married to:
Yoko Ono (20 March 1969 – 8 December 1980) (his death) (1 child)
Cynthia Lennon (23 August 1962 – 8 November 1968) (divorced) (1 child)

When real music comes to me – the music of the spheres, the music that surpasseth understanding – that has nothing to do with me, ’cause I’m just the channel. The only joy for me is for it to be given to me, and to transcribe it like a medium…those moments are what I live for.
Will all the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands? All the rest of you, if you’ll just rattle your jewelry. [At Royal Variety Performance 4th November 1963]

God is a concept by which we measure our pain.

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