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Yoko Ono to Mark John Lennon’s 70th Birthday in Iceland

Yoko Ono, John Lennon’s widow, is planning to celebrate what would have been John

Lennon’s 70th birthday in Iceland with a series of events.

Ono, who is an artist and a peace campaigner, will light the Imagine Peace Tower illuminated memorial, located on the island of Vioey near Icelandic capital Reykjavik, on October 9th.

After the ceremony, a special performance by the Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band will be held.

Ono will then present awards from the Lennon Ono Grant for Peace, created to honor the former Beatle's peace activism.

Lennon was shot outside his apartment in Manhattan building in 1980.

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