In 1971 John and Yoko moved to USA and here Lennon made 8 solo albums. His second album, called "Imagine", became one of the most important albums of all time.
The day after John and Yoko got married in 1969,they went to Amsterdam. One of the worst wars was in Vietnam. Many people wanted to stop the war.
WAR IS OVER!
9 October 1975 , Sean Taro Lennon was born, so John wanted to be a better father, he stopped making music. They lived in a famous New York building called The Dakota , you could see the gardens of Central Park, He lived in peace .
On 9 October 1980 was John's birthday and Sean's birthday.Eight thousand kilometres away in Hawaii, a man called Mark David Chapman could hear something in his head:"kill someone famous!"
On Monday 8 December 1980,John & Yoko left the Dakota.Chapman came up to them, he had John's new "Double Fantasy" album and John wrote on it for him.
John & Yoko come back, Chapman was in the street. He took out his gun and shot John Lennon 4 times, then he sat & waited for the police. Soon, TV across the USA and the worl told people: " John Lennon is dead".Nobody could belive it.