John Lennon Quotes and Memories from Reporter Tom Brook

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

The 'Imagine' marble mosaic in Strawberry Fields, on December 6, 2010 in New York's Central Park. The mosaic honors John Lennon who lived in New York when he was killed on December 8, 1980. (Stan Honda/AFP/Getty)

Thirty years ago today, music sensation John Lennon was shot and killed outside the Dakota building where he lived with his wife, Yoko Ono, in New York City. Radio reporter Tom Brook was the first British reporter on the scene. He explains his memory of that day and how Lennon's legacy continues to live on.


Tom Brook

Produced by:

Rupert Allman and Arwa Gunja

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