• Born date: 1940-10-09
  • Born in: Liverpool
  • Death date: 1980-12-08
  • Death in: New York city
John Lennon

John Winston Ono Lennon, MBE (born John Winston Lennon; 9 October 1940 – 8 December 1980) was an English musician, singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a founder member of rock group the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.