John Lennon – 30 years

Today there is 30 years since the popular singer John Lennon the former Beatles member was shot and killed outside his Dakota home. Lennon had just before the shoting singed a picture for his fan Mark David Chapman, who after Lennon left, took out a gun and fire at the singer.
Lennon where hit by four shots, in the back and in the arm, Lennon where rushed to St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

Just hours before the killing, Lennon singed the Double Fantasy ablum for his fan Mark David Chapman, the man who later would kill him.


The killer,Mark David Chapman, who stayed at the crimescene and was reading a book when the police arrived did recived a life sentence, but has been up for parol several times after he spent 20 years in prison. But every time has hees request for parole been denied.

Links:
I dag vallfärdar folk till Strawberry fields
Svenska artister om Lennons död
Så minns vi John Lennon
Juan vaktar John Lennons glasögon
Betalade 100 000 för John Lennons toalett
Lennons mördare kvar i fängelset
Lennons autograf såld för en miljon
Remebering John Lennon
A place haunted by Lennon´s murder
John Lennon´s killer is deinied parole for the sixth time
Man who murderd John Lennon up for parole again

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