As half of The Beatles, John Lennon and Paul McCartney were one of the most successful songwriting teams of the 20th century. Together they wrote dozens of hit tunes, ranging from "Help!" and "Ticket to Ride" to "Penny Lane"...
October 9, 1940,
December 8, 1980
Pop music icon John Lennon was the legendary singer-songwriter who founded
the Beatles. Learn more at Biography.com.
Lennon, John biography on Rolling Stone, your go to source for artist bios, news,
Inductee: John Lennon (vocals, guitar; born October 9, 1940, died December 8,
1980). John Lennon didn't invent rock and roll, nor did he embody it as ...
John Winston (later Ono) Lennon was born on October 9, 1940, in Liverpool,
England, to Julia (Stanley) and Alfred Lennon, a merchant seaman. He was of
John Winston Lennon was born in Liverpool on 9 October 1940. A founder
member of The Beatles, and their singer, songwriter and guitarist, he was
Pop star, composer, songwriter, and recording artist John Winston Lennon was
born on 9 October 1940, in Liverpool, Merseyside, NW England, UK, during a ...
Phillip Norman, whose 1981 classic Shout! is considered the definitive biography
of The Beatles, returns with John Lennon: The Life. This New York Times ...