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Live: Yoko Ono and Ornette Coleman, Royal Albert Hall, London

During The Beatles' stay in India with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Yoko Ono kept in contact by letter with John Lennon.

On this leap day, 29 February, she appeared onstage at London's Royal Albert Hall with jazz musician Ornette Coleman. The performance and their afternoon rehearsal were both recorded. Read more »

Yoko Ono is born

On this day Yoko Ono was born in Tokyo, Japan. Her mother was Isoko Ono, the granddaughter of Zenjiro Yasuda of the Yasuda banking family, and her father was Eisuke Ono, a descendant of an Emperor of Japan. Read more »