Happy Birthday John!

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“If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that’s a problem. Peace and love are eternal.”

Yoko Ono Discusses John Lennon’s Birthday, Art Exhibit In ‘Hip’ Soho

Today would have been John Lennon’s 73rd birthday. To mark the occasion, Yoko Ono is presenting an exhibit of the former Beatle’s art work at a gallery in Soho. My birthday is October 5th. Libras are creative people, though some are a lot more creative and talented, like John Lennon, the peace guru.

As for the art work on display, Ono said, “It just gives you a kind of a nice feeling, a warmth shall we say — because that was John.  John had an incredible warmth and that shows in his work.”

The exhibit runs through Monday. Admission is free, but there is a suggested donation of $3 which will benefit Citymeals-on-Wheelsread more…

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Quick Facts

  • NAME: John Lennon
  • OCCUPATION: Songwriter, Singer
  • BIRTH DATE: October 09, 1940
  • DEATH DATE: December 08, 1980
  • EDUCATION: Quarry Bank High School, Liverpool College of Art
  • PLACE OF BIRTH: Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
  • PLACE OF DEATH: New York, New York
  • Full Name: John Winston Ono Lennon
  • Originally: John Winston Lennon
  • AKA: John Lennon

Best Known For

Famed singer-songwriter John Lennon founded the Beatles, a band that impacted the popular music scene like no other before, or since.

John Lennon Biography

John Lennon’s 20 Best Quotes

Sources: CBS New York, Biography,Huffington Post

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