It’s nearly 40 years since John Lennon was tragically murdered.
On yesterday’s anniversary his sons Sean and Julian each took to Instagram to publish classic snaps of them with their late Beatle father.
Their mum, John’s widow Yoko Ono, also paid an emotional tribute to the musician.
Sean, 44, posted a throwback childhood photograph on Sunday however left the caption clean.
His older half-brother Julian, 56, posted a family photograph the place he is seen driving a motorbike with John sitting down.
He accompanied the image with the caption: ‘Wish You were here…. In Loving Memory.’
Underneath Sean’s photograph, Lindsay Lohan commented with two coronary heart emojis and a praying hand emoji, and Mark Ronson left a couple of coronary heart emojis.
Current US Presidential Democratic candidate Tulsi Gabbard wrote: ‘Sending you love and prayers today.’
Sean later shared one other publish explaining how the family spent the troublesome day with a Japanese tea ceremony.
Underneath a photograph of his cousin Akiko in conventional costume, he wrote: ‘Today my lovely cousin Akiko carried out a Japanese Tea Ceremony for my mom, my uncle, my sister, and my different cousins, in honor of my father.
‘Behind her was a custom scroll she had made out of an old drawing my father had given her when we were kids. The tea bowl with which she served my mother she had designed and decorated for this day with exactly 9 peace signs. When the matcha was finished there was another surprise revealed to be written at the bottom of the bowl: ‘i ii iii’ one thing @yokoonoofficial followers will acknowledge as signifying the phrases ‘i love you’ from her Onochord piece.
‘The level of thoughtfulness and consideration, the meticulousness and beauty were truly breathtaking. What had begun as a difficult day for our family has left me feeling incredibly grateful. Thank you Akiko, and thank you everyone for your kind words.’
The former Beatle was shot and killed by Mark Chapman outdoors his New York City condo in 1980 at age 40.
Last yr the American assassin was denied parole for the tenth time.
Sean is the one little one of John and Yoko, whereas Julian’s mom was John’s first spouse, Cynthia.
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