9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980
John Lennon was an influence on many lives world wide. From the early Sixties in clubs in Germany and Liverpool, England, to his murder in New York City.
I Want To Hold Your Hand – The Ed Sullivan Show (1964)
As much as his music, I remember his time as a peace activist and his battles with J. Edger and President Nixon. Some weird stuff there!
Kalima in her “Morning Blog” and Haruko Haruhara (HH) got a jump on this the other day with their posts “Where you 30 years ago today when you heard? , and I hope everyone had a chance to read, enjoy and comment.
Enough with the words, let’s hear some music! When you think of John Lennon, what music comes to mind ?
Enjoy, Remember and PEACE.
Some of his roots
Stand by Me
John Lennon sings Buddy Holly
I wasn’t sure about this expression until a friend from England explained it to me.
The Beatles- Why Don’t We Do It In The Road
The list is endless—Carry On.
“Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it disappear.”
Give Peace a Chance!
- John Lennon: Top 6 most influential songs (csmonitor.com)