White. John Lennon By cantrelljohnston Oct 1, 1940 Bombing in Liverpool When John was born Liverpool was being bombed by the Germans, destroying most all of the city. Oct 9, 1940 Welcoming john into the world John Lennon was born on Octber 9, 1940 during the middle of the Liverpool bombing. Jan 30, 1948 Ghandi Ghandi made John realize the peace that could'nt be found in the world and how to take action to help. John made protests just like Ghandi during the British attack on India. Jan 1, 1960 The Beatles Were Born John came up with the band name which united the Beatles. Apr 1, 1960 More Popular than Jesus John said "Were more popular than jesus now!" After all the controversy, he had to face the many surprised and furios fans and apologize to them. Feb 9, 1964 First Live Appearance John and the Beatles made it to the Ed Sullivan show with their first live appearance on television, seventy-three million people tuned in to watch. Jan 1, 1965 Fighting Over Seas In 1965 America joined the Vietnam War, 1,100,000 Vietnamese soldiers were announced dead. Feb 1, 1968 Terrible Addiction John spent time in India with the Maharishi and overcame his drug addiction and was finally drugfree. Feb 1, 1968 Maharashi The Maharishi in India influenced him to take a peaceful intake of life and to meditate each day which helped John and his drug addiction. Mar 20, 1969 Yoko Ono When John and Yoko got married, Yoko helped John see all the wrong in the world that needed to be fixed. Together they lived most of their lives. Jun 20, 1969 First Man on the Moon The first man stepped foot on the moon, including Buzz Aldrin, Micheal Collins, and Neil Armstrong. Dec 6, 1980 Losing a piece of music On december 6, 1980 John was assassinated by Mark Chapman, Mark had no reasoning he was just confused about the time and place leading to him taking someones life.