With Monday marking the 34th anniversary of the shooting death of John Lennon, take a look back at Lennon's life and career, from The Beatles and beyond.
Born on Oct. 9, 1940, Lennon had recently turned 40 when he was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in New York City on Dec. 8, 1980.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
Having your birthday fall on Christmas can leave you feeling overshadowed and left out. But take heart, these celebrities were also Christmas babies.