Why Famous: Linda Eastman became Linda McCartney on March 12, 1969, when she married Paul McCartney, then a member of the Beatles. Their marriage would last 29 years, before her death from breast cancer.
In her lifetime she was a photographer, particularly of celebrity portraits, and was a noted vegetarian, forming the company Linda McCartney Foods with her husband.
- 1971-08-13 Paul & Linda McCartney release "Back Seat of My Car"
- 1972-08-10 Paul & Linda McCartney are arrested in Sweden on drug possession
- 1972-08-18 Police fine Paul & Linda McCartney ś800 in Sweden cannabis possession
- 1972-09-20 Police find cannabis growing on Paul & Linda McCartney's farm
- 1973-03-08 Paul & Linda McCartney are fined £100 for growing cannabis
- 1975-03-03 Linda McCartney is charged in US with possession of marijuana
- 1975-11-21 Linda McCartney drug charges in US are dropped
- 1980-05-17 Paul & Linda McCartney appear on "Saturday Night Live"
- 1984-01-16 Paul & Linda McCartney arrested in Barbados-possession of cannabis