Yoko Ono is a Japanese multimedia artist, singer, songwriter, and peace activist whose work also comprises performance art, which she performs in both English and Japanese, and filmmaking.
Yoko Ono was born on February 18, 1933, in Tokyo, the Empire of Japan
to Isoko Ono and Eisuke Ono, a wealthy banker, and former classical pianist.
Ono has married four times with just three men. But how was that possible?
Who Are Yoko Ono’s Three Husbands?
Yoko Ono’s first husband was Toshi Ichiyanagi who she married in 1956 and divorced in 1962. Toshi Ichiyanagi is a Japanese avant-garde composer and pianist and one of the leading composers in Japan during the postwar era. He was born on 4 February 1933, in Kobe, the Empire of Japan.
Ono married Anthony Cox on November 28, 1962. Cox was an American jazz musician, film producer, and art promoter who had been instrumental in securing her release from the mental institution.
The marriage was annulled on March 1, 1963, because she had refused to finalize her divorce from Ichiyanagi. After finalizing that divorce, Cox and Ono married again on June 6, 1963.
John Lennon, Ono’s third husband met her on November 9, 1966, at the Indica Gallery in London. At the time, Ono was preparing her conceptual art exhibit, and they were introduced by gallery owner John Dunbar. Lennon was already married to Cynthia.
Lennon was born on 9 October 1940, in Liverpool, England to Julia (1914–1958) and Alfred Lennon (1912–1976), a merchant seaman of Irish descent. Lennon died on 8 December 1980, in New York City, New York, US Lennon was later shot dead by Mark David Chapman, a fan who had been stalking Lennon for two months