John Lennon’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Oct 9, 1940

Death Date

December 8, 1980

Age of Death

40 years

Cause of Death



Rock Singer

The rock singer John Lennon died at the age of 40. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Became one of the most influential songwriters in the history of popular music after co-founding The Beatles with Paul McCartney and George Harrison. He was a symbol of counterculture, promoting peace, activism and freedom of speech. After his time with The Beatles, he had success as a solo artist with the albums Plastic Ono Band and Imagine.

He was married to Cynthia Lennon from 1962 until 1968. He then married Yoko Ono on March 20, 1969 up until his death in 1980. He had two children named Sean and Julian.



“Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.” (John Lennon)


“Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars, and the sun.” (John Lennon)


“Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one. I hope someday you’ll join us, and the world will be as one.” (John Lennon)


“Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.” (John Lennon)


“You don’t need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are!” (John Lennon)