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Cynthia Lennon dies at 75

Cynthia Lennon, John Lennon‘s first wife and mother to their son Julian, has succumbed to cancer at the age of 75. News of Lennon’s death comes courtesy of a short press release that reads, “Cynthia Lennon passed away today at her home in Mallorca, Spain, following a short but brave battle with cancer. Her son Julian Lennon was at her ... Read More »

Mark David Chapman Denied Parole For 8th Time

John Lennon‘s killer is now 0-for-8 in requests for parole. Mark David Chapman, who shot Lennon outside his New York City apartment on December 8, 1980, has been denied parole for an eighth time by a three-member panel that still considers him a threat to society; in its denial, the panel wrote to Chapman that he “would not live and ... Read More »