John Lennon

  • John Lennon's artworks to be auctioned in NYC 24-03-2014 02:14 PM

    New York: A collection of John Lennon's drawings and manuscripts is going up for auction. The "You Might Well Arsk" sale of the late Beatles singer's material is scheduled to take place June 4 in New York, Sotheby's said. The items are being put up for sale by Tom Maschler,...
  • John Lennon's detention sheets to be auctioned 13-11-2013 11:10 AM

    The Beatles singer John Lennon apparently wasn't an advocate of peace and love in high school. Detention sheets from Liverpool's Quarry Bank High School for Boys, to be auctioned later in November, show the antics of a 15-year-old Lennon from the Beatles. A pair of the late Beatle's detention sheets...
  • Al Pacino, Julianne Moore to star in 'Imagine' 25-10-2012 10:22 AM

    Los Angeles: Director Dan Fogelman says it was beyond his wildest dreams to get Al Pacino and Julianne Moore to star in his John Lennon-inspired film debut. The film centres on an aging 1970s rocker played by Pacino, who decides to turn his life around, and marks the directorial debut...
  • Beatles legend Harrison's sister plans tell-all book 01-12-2011 06:40 PM

    London: Beatles legend George Harrison's sister Louise says she is writing a book about the guitarist and his famous bandmates. Louise Harrison is the older sister of the late guitarist - who died of lung cancer ten years ago on November 29 - at the age of 58. She said...
  • 10 Best tweets John Lennon never posted... 09-10-2011 01:14 PM

    New Delhi: Today is the 71st birth anniversary of renowned English musician and singer-songwriter John Winston Lennon. He is also known as the one of the founding members of The Beatles. He was murdered at the age of 40, in 1980. Born in Liverpool, England Lennon grew up with his...
  • Beatles barber turns shop into tribute to Fab 4 30-07-2011 11:24 AM

    Buenos Aires: Beatles fan Gerardo Weiss ran a typical Buenos Aires barber shop until he had a dream that the Fab Four dropped in for a haircut. Seven years later, Weiss has made Beatles-inspired cuts his specialty. "The dream got etched on my memory," he said at the modest salon,...
  • Unpublished Beatles photographs to be auctioned 21-05-2011 10:39 AM

    New York: Fifty lots of unpublished photographs of The Beatles' first US concerts taken by a teenager in 1964 are expected to fetch about $100,000 when they are sold at auction, Christie's said on Friday. The pristine, black-and-white photographs, which had been stored in a box for 45 years, chronicle...
  • First book of John Lennon letters to be published 09-04-2011 03:44 PM

    New York: Yoko Ono has granted permission for the first collection of letters by John Lennon to be published, publisher Little, Brown and Company said on Friday. The book, titled "The Lennon Letters," will be published in October, 2012 and include hundreds of letters and postcards the late Beatle wrote...
  • Lennon remembered on 30th death anniversary 08-12-2010 05:32 PM

    London: On the 30th death anniversary of John Lennon on Wednesday, musicians and fans gathered in Liverpool, the home town of the Beatles, to celebrate the works of the legendary singer and activist. A recreation of Astrid Kircherr's famous 1964 photograph of the 'Fab Four' on the St George's Hall...
  • Remembering John Lennon: his final interview 08-12-2010 02:38 PM

    New York: Three days before he was gunned down, John Lennon complained about his critics - saying they were just interested in "dead heroes" - and talked optimistically about his family and future, musing that he had "plenty of time" to accomplish some of his life goals. Lennon's final interview...
  • Google's imaginative John Lennon doodle 08-10-2010 06:09 PM

    New Delhi: Had Mark David Chapman not fired that fatal shot on December 8, 1980 and John Lennon was alive today, he would have been pleased to see the Google doodle marking his 70th birth anniversary. While John Lennon's birthday is on 9 October, Google started celebrating the singer-songwriter's birthday...
  • Google doodles to celebrate Lennon's birth anniversary 08-10-2010 03:46 PM

    Google has a 32-second video on its page with legendary singer John Lennon's iconic song 'Imagine' being played. ...
  • Lennon's fingerprints seized by FBI from auction 08-10-2010 02:22 PM

    London: A set of John Lennon's fingerprints that were due for auction has been seized by the FBI from a memorabilia shop in New York, a media report said Friday. The agents from the FBI and Department of Homeland Security raided the shop in Manhattan Wednesday, the Independent reported on...
  • John Lennon's toilet auctioned for $ 14,740 29-08-2010 10:23 AM

    London: Imagine buying a toilet worth $ 14,740. Difficult, right? Well, that's just what a Beatle fan has done. A toilet that belonged to late Beatle John Lennon has fetched 9,500 pounds ($ 14,740) at an auction on Saturday, around 10 times its estimate, organisers said. Lennon, who was murdered...
  • John Lennon's lyrics up for auction 29-04-2010 08:16 PM

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  • Watch: The Beatles wax statues reach Delhi 02-11-2009 09:04 PM

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  • Maharishi taught Beatles to give peace a chance 07-02-2008 04:04 AM

    Hong Kong: Relenting on its stand not to use the Decision Review System (DRS) in Test cricket, the BCCI on Monday scaled down to accept a modified version of the technology, at the annual conference of the International Cricket Council in progress here. The much-debated system will be in place...
  • Beatles smash hits now a mashup 21-11-2006 01:00 PM

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