It’s a story of sex, drugs and rock and roll; a child-custody battle and anti-war protests; political chicanery, immigration law and artistic freedom.
It’s the story of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, and for at least one morning, it happened at the National Press Club.
John Lennon, a member of the Beatles, married performance-artist Yoko Ono in 1969. For decades, until fellow-Beatle Paul McCartney denied it, many people believed that the marriage helped break up the Beatles. The couple were an international sensation.