John LennonJohn Lennon left his house early in the morning with his wife, Yoko Ono. They were going to the recording studio. They walked across the square and John signed a record for Mark Chapman, and then they got into a car.
That evening, John Lennon returned home. Mark Chapman was still waiting in the square. He had a gun. He said, 'Mr. Lennon'. John Lennon was turning around when Mark Chapman shot him 5 times.
Mark Chapman didn't escape. He sat down and read his book - the police officers arrested him when he was reading.
Later that day, John Lennon died in the hospital. He was only 40 years old.