Caption: Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr and The Beatles
Soundtrack, Producer, Director
Born: October 9, 1940
Star sign: Libra
Height: 5' 10½" (1.79 m)
Known for: A Hard Day's Night (1964), Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978), Yellow Submarine (1968), Children of Men (2006)
John Winston (later Ono) Lennon was born on October 9, 1940, in Liverpool, England, to Julia (Stanley) and Alfred Lennon, a merchant seaman. He was of Irish, and some Welsh and English, ancestry. In the mid-1950s, he formed his first band, The Quarrymen (after Quarry Bank High School, which he attended) who, with the addition of Paul McCartney and ...