History's HEROES? Dated 10/9/1940 - 12/8/1980

John Lennon

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    • A good and strong leader
    • Clever
    • Good or moral (strong beliefs or principles)
    • Has integrity (stands up for what they believe and act accordingly)
    • Inspiring / Charismatic
    • Ambitious
    • Kind and compassionate
    • Just and fair minded


    ""When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down "happy". They told me I didn't understand the assignment, I told them they didn't understand life."" - John Lennon

    A Beatle. No, not the bug.

    John Lennon was a great inspiration to thousands of people. He used his fame to spread a message of peace and love through song.

    John's name first became well known because of the Beatles, the band of which he was a member. The Beatles popularity skyrocketed in England, and they moved to the US, where Lennon fell in love with Yoko Ono, and took up a residence in New York, where he was shot and killed in December of 1980.

    Life in John Lennon's world

    Every person in England and America had heard of John. Thousands loved him. Thousands wept when he died.

    Was John Lennon a Hero?

    Things you might not know about John Lennon

    Surprisingly, John Lennon hated the sound of his own voice, and was 'dissatisfied with all the Beatles' records.'
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