John Lennon

Birth Date:
09.10.1940
Death date:
08.12.1980
Extra names:
The Beatles
Categories:
Composer, Musician, Painter, Rock musician, Victim of crime
Nationality:
 english
Cemetery:
Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum

John Winston Ono Lennon, was an English musician and singer-songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as one of the founding members of The Beatles, one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed acts in the history of popular music. Along with fellow Beatle Paul McCartney, he formed one of the most successful songwriting partnerships of the 20th century.

Born and raised in Liverpool, Lennon became involved as a teenager in the skiffle craze; his first band, The Quarry men, evolved into The Beatles in 1960. As the group disintegrated towards the end of the decade, Lennon embarked on a solo career that produced the critically acclaimed albums John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band and Imagine, and iconic songs such as "Give Peace a Chance" and "Imagine". Lennon disengaged himself from the music business in 1975 to devote time to his family, but re-emerged in 1980 with a new album, Double Fantasy. He was murdered by Mark Chapman three weeks after its release.

Lennon revealed a rebellious nature and acerbic wit in his music, his writing, his drawings, on film, and in interviews, and he became controversial through his political and peace activism. He moved to New York City in 1971, where his criticism of the Vietnam War resulted in a lengthy attempt by Richard Nixon's administration to deport him, while his songs were adopted as anthems by the anti-war movement.

As of 2010, Lennon's solo album sales in the United States exceed 14 million units, and as writer, co-writer or performer, he is responsible for 27 number-one singles on the US Hot 100 chart. In 2002, a BBC poll on the 100 Greatest Britons voted him eighth, and in 2008, Rolling Stone ranked him the fifth-greatest singer of all-time. He was posthumously inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1987 and into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994.

 

Source: wikipedia.org

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        Relation nameRelation typeBirth DateDeath dateDescription
        1Alfred LennonAlfred LennonFather14.12.191201.04.1976
        2Julia LennonJulia LennonMother12.03.191415.07.1958
        3Cynthia  LennonCynthia LennonWife10.09.193901.04.2015
        4Mimi SmithMimi SmithAunt24.04.190606.12.1991
        5Marc BolanMarc BolanFriend30.09.194716.09.1977
        6Jonas MekasJonas MekasFriend24.12.192223.01.2019
        7David BowieDavid BowieFriend, Coworker08.01.194710.01.2016
        8Maureen TigrettMaureen TigrettFriend04.08.194630.12.1994
        9George HarrisonGeorge HarrisonFriend, Coworker25.02.194329.11.2001
        10Frank ZappaFrank ZappaCoworker21.12.194004.12.1993
        11Neil AspinallNeil AspinallCoworker13.10.194124.03.2008
        12Billy PrestonBilly PrestonCoworker02.09.194606.06.2006
        13Mal EvansMal EvansCoworker27.05.193505.01.1976
        14Sid BernsteinSid BernsteinCoworker12.08.191821.08.2013
        15Brian EpsteinBrian EpsteinCoworker19.09.193427.08.1967
        16Andy  WhiteAndy WhiteCoworker27.07.193009.11.2015
        17Bob JohnstonBob JohnstonCoworker14.05.193214.08.2015
        18Cilla  BlackCilla BlackCoworker27.05.194302.08.2015
        19Geoff EmerickGeoff EmerickCoworker05.12.194502.10.2018
        20Tony SheridanTony SheridanCoworker, Familiar21.05.194016.02.2013
        21Johnny WinterJohnny WinterCoworker23.02.194416.07.2014
        22Bobby KeysBobby KeysCoworker18.12.194302.12.2014
        23Allan  WilliamsAllan WilliamsCoworker17.03.193030.12.2016
        24Leon RussellLeon RussellCoworker02.04.194213.11.2016
        25Fats DominoFats DominoCoworker26.02.192824.10.2017
        26Sir George MartinSir George MartinCoworker03.01.192608.03.2016
        27Stuart SutcliffeStuart SutcliffeCoworker23.06.194010.04.1962
        28Peter CopleyPeter CopleyCoworker20.05.191507.10.2008
        29Tony BarrowTony BarrowCoworker11.05.193614.05.2016
        30Ronnie ScottRonnie ScottCoworker28.01.192723.12.1996
        31Gary GrimshawGary GrimshawFamiliar25.02.194613.01.2014
        32Linda McCartneyLinda McCartneyFamiliar24.09.194117.04.1998
        33Ravi ShankarRavi ShankarFamiliar07.04.192011.12.2012
        34Eydie GorméEydie GorméFamiliar16.08.192810.08.2013
        35Bob MarleyBob MarleyFamiliar06.02.194511.05.1981
        36Rossella ComoRossella ComoFamiliar29.01.193920.12.1986
        37Jon LordJon LordFamiliar09.06.194116.07.2012
        38Carl  WilsonCarl WilsonFamiliar21.12.194606.02.1998
        39Kim  McLaganKim McLaganFamiliar30.12.194802.08.2006
        40Dennis WilsonDennis WilsonFamiliar04.12.194428.12.1983
        41Muhameds AliMuhameds AliFamiliar17.01.194203.06.2016
        42Bert KaempfertBert KaempfertFamiliar16.10.192321.06.1980
        43Samantha  JusteSamantha JusteFamiliar31.05.194405.02.2014
        44Buddy GrecoBuddy GrecoFamiliar14.08.192610.01.2017
        45John BonhamJohn BonhamFamiliar31.05.194825.09.1980
        46Chuck BerryChuck BerryFamiliar18.10.192618.03.2017
        47John EntwistleJohn EntwistleFamiliar09.10.194427.06.2002
        48Glen CampbellGlen CampbellFamiliar22.04.193608.08.2017
        49Diana VreelandDiana VreelandFamiliar29.09.190322.08.1989
        50Pjērs Eliots  TridoPjērs Eliots TridoFamiliar, Idea mate18.10.191928.09.2000
        51Lill-BabsLill-BabsFamiliar09.03.193803.04.2018
        52Jim RodfordJim RodfordFamiliar07.07.194120.01.2018
        53Sir Ken DoddSir Ken DoddFamiliar08.11.192711.03.2018
        54Gloria StaversGloria StaversFamiliar03.10.192701.04.1963
        55Tom PettyTom PettyFamiliar20.10.195002.10.2017
        56Alan LongmuirAlan LongmuirFamiliar20.06.194802.07.2018
        57Aretha FranklinAretha FranklinFamiliar25.03.194216.08.2018
        58Jimmy  GreenspoonJimmy GreenspoonFamiliar07.02.194811.03.2015
        59Lewis Brian Hopkins JonesLewis Brian Hopkins JonesFamiliar28.02.194203.07.1969
        60Alistair TaylorAlistair TaylorEmployee21.06.193509.06.2004
        61Алексей  ГабриловичАлексей ГабриловичOpponent00.00.193600.00.1995

        01.11.1955 | Beginning of Vietnam War

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        17.08.1960 | The Beatles began a 3 month engagement at The Indra Club in Hamburg. Their time in Germany transformed their music

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        09.12.1961 | The Beatles koncerts ar tikai 18 apmeklētājiem

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        08.03.1962 | Дебют «The Beatles» на радио BBC.

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        06.06.1962 | Джордж Мартин прослушал «Битлз» с последующим подписанием контракта группы с фирмой «Parlophone»

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        15.08.1962 | The Beatles replaces their drummer Pete Best by Ringo Starr

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        23.08.1962 | John Lennon married Cynthia Powell at Mount Pleasant Registry Office, Liverpool

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        04.09.1962 | The Beatles sāk savus pirmos studijas ierakstus

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        10.09.1962 | The Beatles ieraksta savu pirmo hītu «Love Me Do/P.S I Love You».

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        19.01.1963 | "Beatles" pirmā uzstāšanās televīzijā

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        22.03.1963 | The Beatles pirmais albums Please, please me

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        29.11.1963 | The Beatles single I Want To Hold Your Hand was released in the UK. It would become the first US No.1 for the group

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        26.12.1963 | Beatles: ASV iznāk singls I Want To Hold your Hand

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        01.02.1964 | The Beatles got 1st time in US no.1 hit list with "I Want to Hold Your Hand"

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        07.02.1964 | Bītlomānijas sākums: Bītli sāk pirmo koncertturneju ASV

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        02.03.1964 | Группа «Битлз» приступила к съёмкам своего первого фильма A Hard Day’s Night. Тогда же впервые встретились Джордж Харрисон и Патти Бойд.

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        04.12.1964 | Ukazał się album Beatles for Sale grupy The Beatles

        Beatles for Sale to czwarty album zespołu The Beatles, wydany w 1964 roku i wyprodukowany przez George'a Martina. Album zawierał m.in. utwory: "Every Little Thing", "Eight Days a Week" (piosenka zajmowała 1. miejsce listy przebojów Billboardu) czy też "What You're Doing". Na albumie znalazło się kilka coverów.

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        12.06.1965 | Награждение The Beatles орденами Британской империи

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        15.08.1965 | Stadium rock was born as The Beatles appeared before 56,000 at New York's Shea Stadium

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        04.09.1965 | Billboard magazine Hot 100 number one. The Beatles, Help

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        13.09.1965 | ASV izdod Bītlu singlu "Yesterday"

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        03.12.1965 | Rubber Soul is the sixth studio album by English rock group the Beatles, released in 3 December 1965

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        04.03.1966 | John Lennon powiedział w wywiadzie dla brytyjskiej gazety Evening Standard, że grupa The Beatles jest popularniejsza od Chrystusa.

        W wyniku tej wypowiedzi Amerykanie na południu i środkowym zachodzie masowo palili płyty zespołu The Beatles.

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        05.08.1966 | The Beatles’ Revolver was released

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        02.03.1967 | Проходит 9-я церемония вручения «Грэмми». Запись года: Фрэнк Синатра (Frank Sinatra) — Stangers in the Night из альбома Sinatra, a Man and His Music. В числе номинантов были Джон Леннон и Пол Маккартни с песней Michelle.

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        19.07.1967 | 1st: The Beatles- All You Need is Love

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        14.05.1968 | The Beatles izveido jaunu skaņu ierakstu kompāniju "Apple Corp."

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        30.05.1968 | The Beatles began recording the double "White Album"

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        28.09.1968 | Pola Makartnija dziesma "Hey Jude", kas tika veltīta Džona Lennona dēlam Džulianam, uz 9 nedēļām nokļuva ASV hit-parāžu galvgalī

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        17.01.1969 | Ukazał się album Yellow Submarine grupy The Beatles

        Yellow Submarine – dziesiąty album zespołu The Beatles, na którym znajdują się piosenki do filmu animowanego o tym samym tytule, który został nakręcony rok wcześniej.

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        30.01.1969 | Bītlu koncerts uz Apple Records ēkas jumta

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        20.03.1969 | W Gibraltarze John Lennon poślubił Yōko Ono

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        21.05.1969 | Monreālā Džons Lennons un Joko Ono uzsāka akciju-perfomanci «Bed-In», ka notika hotelī «Queen Elizabeth» un ilga 10 dienas.

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        20.08.1969 | The Beatles. The last recording together

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        26.09.1969 | Iznāk pēdējais The Beatles albūms "Abbey Road"

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        03.01.1970 | "Let It Be" - final single before McCartney announced his departure from the Beatles

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        06.03.1970 | В Англии вышел последний сингл Битлз «Let It Be».

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        09.04.1970 | Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving The Beatles

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        08.05.1970 | Final studio album by the English rock band the Beatles - «Let It Be»

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        09.09.1971 | John Lennon's classic album 'Imagine' was released. It was the last he recorded in the UK

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        30.08.1972 | Концерт Джона Леннона в Мэдисон сквер Гарден, Нью-Йорк

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        28.11.1974 | ELTON JOHN AND JOHN LENNON PERFORM “I SAW HER STANDING THERE”

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        14.08.1985 | Michael Jackson outbid Paul McCartney and Yoko Ono to secure the right to the songs of Lennon & McCartney for $47.5M.

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