What is John Lennon's legacy?
On the 8 December 1980 John Lennon was shot dead outside his home in New York. What are your memories of him?
His death shocked the world and thirty years on, he is still mourned by fans and music lovers.
In Liverpool, home city of the Beatles, several events will honour the singer and political activist.
Are you a fan of his music? What is his legacy? Is his music still relevant?
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