#John Lennon

.New York, NY, USA
John Lennon was shot dead at the age of 40 in New York by a fan. (Photo credit: John Lennon estate account/Twitter)

  • Yoko Ono, John Lennon's widow,  called for stricter gun laws on the singer's 40th death year
  • Lennon was killed by an enraged fan in 1980 inside his buiilding in New York where he lived
  • Fans thronged to pay tribute at Strawberry Fields, Lennon's memorial