December 9, 2012

Lennon Shot Dead

This coming week, throngs of John Lennon fans will come together once again to celebrate his life and remember the day that he was murdered outside of his home at the Dakota. The Beatle was shot on the night of December 8th by Mark David Chapman. Shortly after, he was pronounced dead at Roosevelt Hospital, and was later cremated in Hartsdale, New York. Today, those who loved and admired him continue to commemorate his life.

Lennon fans flock to the Dakota with the NY Post in hand

John Lives On, in Central Park

Outside of the Dakota

Outside of the Dakota

Stawberry Fields Forever

Yoko Ono and John Lennon in New York, 1980

John Lennon working on his album 'Mind Games' at the Record Plant. April 6, 1972

(LIFE, via Gothamist)


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