John Lennon's life

John's life

Birth- October 9, 1940 - Born in Liverpool, reportedly during an air raid.

October 9, 1940

1940, John Lennon born in Liverpool during WWII, reportedly during an air raid.

1945- John moves to his Aunt Mimi's due to financial issues.

1945

1957- Formed his first band the "Quarry Men".

1957

1958- Mother hit by car & killed. The driver was an off-duty police officer.

1958

1958- Meets Paul McCartney.

1958

1960- Starts a band a with Paul and George Harrison called the "Silver Beatles".

1960

1961- Change name to ''The Beatles"

1961

1962- Marries Cynthia Powell- August 1962.

1962

1962- Perfom in rock club in Hamburg, Germany.

1962

1963- First child, Julian is born- April 1963

1963

1963- First album released- 'Please Please Me'.

1963

1964- Beatles arrive in the U.S.

1964

1966- John Lennon meets Yoko Ono.

1966

1969- Divorce's Cynthia and marries Yoko

1969

1969- Paul announces he is leaving the Beatles.

1969

1969- Stage 'bed in' protest.

March 25, 1969

1971- John releases the album 'Imagine'.

1971

1974- End of the Beatles.

1974

1975- John's son Sean is born.

1975

Death- December 8, 1980 - John Lennon is assasinated by Mark David Chapman.

December 8, 1980