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The Death of John Lennon

Thirty years on from John Lennon’s death,ย a lot of reports from December 8th 1980 can be viewed online.

Here are a few of interest.

ABC News with Ted Koppell and Geraldo Rivera:

BBC News report which features an interview with George Martin:

ITN also had an obiturary package which also featured George Martin:

Paul McCartney’s reaction in London after he spent the day in the studio:

Ronald Regan’s reaction (little did he know that someone would try and shoot him in March 1981).

Various New York radio reports from the night he died:

Here is the last ever interview he did with Andy Peebles for BBC Radio 1, just two days before he died (in 15 parts):

> Find out more about the Death of John Lennon at Wikipedia
> John Lennon’s last print interview with Rolling Stone plus video and photos