<ul><li>John Lennon was born on October 9, 1940 in Liverpool, England. His mother's name was Julia and his father's name was Freddie. </li></ul>John Lennon 1 If audio does not start automatically, click here
<ul><li>John's father was a sailor and worked on a ship. He didn't live with his parents, he lived with his Aunt Mimi and Uncle George. His mother visited him often, but she died when he was 17. </li></ul>John Lennon 2
<ul><li>John liked art at school, but he wasn't a good student. He loved music, and in 1960 he started a group called The Beatles with Paul McCartney, Pete Best and George Harrison. </li></ul>John Lennon 3
<ul><li>The Beatles played in Liverpool and Hamburg, Germany. Their manager, Brian Epstein, discovered them in the Cavern Club, Liverpool. </li></ul>John Lennon 4
<ul><li>Cynthia Powell was John's first wife. They were married on August 23, 1962, and on April 8, 1963, John's first son Julian was born. </li></ul>John Lennon 5
<ul><li>In 1963, John and Paul helped The Rolling Stones with their first hit song, I wanna be your man . The Beatles first number one song was Please, Please Me . </li></ul>John Lennon 6
<ul><li>John married Yoko Ono on March 20, 1969 and they stayed in bed for a week in Amsterdam. This was their famous Bed-in for peace . </li></ul>John Lennon 7
<ul><li>John and Yoko's son Sean was born on John's birthday in 1975. </li></ul>John Lennon 8
<ul><li>A crazy man killed John Lennon on December 8, 1980 next to his flat in New York. He was forty when he died. </li></ul>John Lennon 9
John Lennon 10 Listen to the text again . Answer the quiz . Complete the table
John Lennon 11 Answer the multiple choice quiz Next, complete the table .
Complete the table Please, save your changes when you finish this presentation. Your name: Year Fact He was born in Liverpool. He started a group. 1963 Name of their first n°1 song: 1969 He married His son Sean was born. 1980
John Lennon 13 Menu: Story / Quiz / Table Now, let’s sing one of Lennon’s most famous songs!
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