Complete named John Winston Lennon (born in Liverpool, England, October 9, 1940 – died in New York City, USA, December 8, 1980 at the age of 40 years) is best known as a singer, songwriter, instrumentalist, writer, and political activist known worldwide as the leader of the Beatles. Lennon and Paul McCartney formed a partnership songwriter’s most successful and unsuccessful to date. Lennon and McCartney with the cynicism with optimism complement each other very well.
John began his career with The Beatles in 1960. Together this group released several albums of them, Please Please Me (1963), With the Beatles (1963), A Hard Day’s Night (1964), Beatles for Sale (1964), Help! (1965), Rubber Soul (1965), Revolver (1966), Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967), The Beatles (1968), Yellow Submarine (1969), Abbey Road (1969) and Let It Be (1970).
During 1970 to 1975, John underwent a solo career, with albums released in between, John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band (1970), Imagine (1971), Some Time in New York City (with Yoko Ono 1972), Mind Games (1973), Walls and Bridges (1974), Rock ‘n’ Roll (1975), Double Fantasy (with Yoko Ono 1980), Milk and Honey (with Yoko Ono 1984), and others.
After the dissolution of The Beatles in 1970, he was also successful with his solo career. One of the hits which are still very popular is Imagine, a song which became a hymn salh world peace.
Lennon also showed its rebellious and cynical sense of humor in films such as A Hard Day’s Night (1964), in a book he wrote such as In His Own Write, press conferences and interviews. He uses his popularity to its activities as a peace activist, artist and writer.
Lennon twice married, with Cynthia Powell in 1962 and the Japanese artist Yoko Ono in 1969. He has two children, Julian Lennon (born 1963) and Sean Taro Ono Lennon (born 1975). He died in New York at the age of 40 years, was shot by Mark Chapman, a deranged fan.
John Lennon, is one of the legendary singer and actor world. Famous as a member and founder of the music group The Beatles, with Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr._play_imagine.swf