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Yoko Ono

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
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Profession: Artist & Musician


Why Famous: The second wife of John Lennon. Early on, she was criticized for her influence over Lennon and his music, and blamed for the breakup of the Beatles.

Public opinion of her shifted over time, thanks in large part to her significant philanthropic contributions and her role in the feminist movement.

Born: February 18, 1933
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Age: 87 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius

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