Yoko Ono and Paul McCartney posted touching tributes celebrating Beatles legend John Lennon’s birthday.
“Completely satisfied Birthday John! Completely satisfied Birthday Sean!” Ono stated in an Instagram put up, additionally wishing a contented birthday to her son Sean Lennon. “I like you! yoko.”
McCartney posted a throwback image, writing within the caption: “Completely satisfied Birthday ideas for @johnlennon.”
Lennon would have turned 81 on Saturday. Final 12 months marked the fortieth anniversary of the singer’s demise. He was shot and killed on Dec. 8, 1980, as he and his spouse, Yoko Ono, had been heading towards his New York Metropolis condominium constructing.
The gunman, Mark David Chapman, was convicted and stays in jail.
McCartney remembered the anniversary in a Twitter put up. “A tragic unhappy day however remembering my pal John with the nice pleasure he delivered to the world,” he tweeted. “I’ll at all times be proud and glad to have identified and labored with this unbelievable Scouser! X love Paul.”
Ono additionally remembered the anniversary, writing that it was a “hollowing expertise.”
“After 40 years, Sean, Julian and I nonetheless miss him,” Ono stated, referring to Lennon’s two sons.