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    John Lennon

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    John Lennon was a music icon, songwriter and member of the Beatles. John wrote many hit songs including "Imagine," "Across the Universe" and "All I've got to do. He was born on October 9 1940 in Liverpool on Newcastle road and was named after his paternal grandfather. His parents divorced when he was four. John spent most of his childhood living with his aunt Mimi and received frequent visits from his mother.  During these visits his mother taught him to play various instruments including the banjo

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    “Imagine” by John Lennon, released in 1971, was one of the most influential, and important songs of the last 50 years. This track was viewed as his final statement on religion after many years of confusing mixed signals (WND). Lennon constantly calls upon the power of Imagery to appoint his ideas throughout the song, hence the title. Imagery is the formation of figures, ideas, and mental images through diction (Dictionary.com). Many of the ideas Lennon creates are supported, and even inspired by

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    are more popular than Jesus now.” (Biography.com John Lennon). This is the quote that famous musician John Lennon got into a lot of trouble for. He was in the spotlight and shared his opinion, something not everyone wanted to hear. This was not the best time for John Lennon. He had gone through quite a bit in his life. John had a hard childhood and from there on things were a roller coaster of emotions. Although things were not always the greatest John got through them and made a tremendous impact in

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    John Lennon John Lennon was a great song writer and musician. He played the rhythm guitar, the piano, and sang. He was in the most popular group in the history of rock music. In 1959, John founded this group, called The Beatles. The original Beatles were John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Pete Best. Brian Epstein became the manager of the Beatles in 1961. Epstein made many changes in the group. John rebelled and did not want to "package" and "clean up" the group in

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    John Lennon’s effect on the world was brilliant and his legacy still lives on. All throughout his time he accomplished many things, and definitely made the world a better place. With the music, the peaceful things he did, and everything in between. His message was peace, love, and happiness. Lennon was brilliant and deserves more credit than what he gets. He left an impact that changed the world. John was born october 9,1940 in Liverpool, England during a british air raid in world war 2. His dad

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    John Lennon Throughout the course of history there has been many remarkable people that have created an impact on the world. But what is hero? Robert F. Kennedy once said, “Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or lots of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a ripple of hope.” Meaning a true hero is someone who can stand up for an idea, or can help eliminate the unfair treatment in which the rights of a person are ignored; and everytime gives people the faith that everything

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    John Lennon Biography

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    Early years John Winston Ono Lennon was an english singer-songwriter who stormed the world with his band, the Beatles. He promoted peace with his fame and changed the world forever. He was born in 1940 in Liverpool, England during a German air strike in the World War II where he also grew up with his parents, Julia Lennon and Alfred Lennon. His father was often away from home and wasn’t present at his birth, but sent regular pay cheques to where they lived. Julia and Alfred separated when John was only

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    John Lennon "You've got to admit it's getting better it's getting better all the time," because of John Lennon, and the way he effected the world. "Imagine" the world without John Lennon. John Lennon had a huge effect on the world. Throughout his life Lennon was many things. He was a musician, lyricist, singer, artist, actor, humorist, political and peace activist, and writer. Because of Lennon the world was changed musically, socially, and politically. Musically he brought rock music into mainstream

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    City: John Lennon, outside of his apartment building on the west side of New York City, the most famous perhaps, of all The Beatles, shot twice in the back, rushed to Roosevelt Hospital, dead on arrival. Hard to go back to the game with that news flash, which, in duty bound, we have to take. Frank? Gifford: (after a pause) indeed it is. (2) And with that announcement the whole world entered into a shared sadness and fascination about the details of the assassination of John Lennon

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    John Lennon of the Beatles

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    fit the lines of a singer who sang professionally that made him more than average or normal. John Lennon, known English musician, who rose to worldwide fame through his life. Lennon was not only successful as an individual artist, but as well as a Beatle. He was one of the founding members of the Beatles, which is one of the most commercially successful bands in the history of music (“John Winston Lennon”). Lennon’s involvement in political and peace activism also helped him rise to fame; events

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