80s Stars Who Died Too Young

John Lennon in suit
John Legend | Photo: Public Domain

11. John Lennon

With the music he made with The Beatles and his later solo work, John Lennon was one of the most famous and influential humans on planet earth. His life was cut short when he was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman outside of New York City apartment building where he lived with wife Yoko Ono and young son Sean. Lennon was 40 years old.

Written by Totally Rad Staff