Friday, December 11, 2009
Retro Friday: The Death of John Lennon
It's been 29 years now since John Lennon was killed outside his apartment in New York (on Dec. 8, 1980). To mark the anniversary, someone on YouTube uploaded a full WCBS/New York news special from the next day, combined with a CBS Special Report called "The Dream is Over."
Here's how it was covered in the days after his death: