The Life and Career of John Lennon
Growing up in Liverpool, John Lennon predicted his future as a popular musician. A chance encounter with a young Paul McCartney helped form one of the most iconic songwriting duos of all time. After many successful – and even controversial – years with The Beatles, the band broke up and each member followed a solo career. Lennon’s post-Beatle years were filled with music, activism and family life with his new wife, Yoko Ono. Finally, his life was cut short when an assassin gunned him down outside his New York apartment, a crime that spurred a torrent of grief around the world. In this video, WatchMojo.com will be exploring the life and career of John Lennon.