Cynthia, who married Lennon after meeting him in college, died yesterday at her home in Spain.
A message on her son Julian's website said he was at her beside throughout, and the family 'are thankful for your prayers'.
Not only was his mother, Cynthia Lennon, in attendance at Julian’s first photographic show at a New York gallery, but he was also publicly reconciled with Yoko and her son — his half-brother — Sean Lennon. Snubbed at Macca’s Wedding, Snubbed at the Anniversary of ‘LOVE’ in Vegas!
After a series of perceived snubs, Julian wrote on his Facebook page: ‘Wow . (A Beatles Cirque de Soleil-themed show) Snubbed at Macca’s wedding reception in NYC, last night Snubbed at George Harrison’s Film Premiere .
It also shows footage of Cynthia with John during the early days of Beatlemania.
At the height of the Beatles' early success, she was kept so far in the background that many of Lennon's female fans were not even aware of her existence, and she stayed at home bringing up Julian while the Fab Four toured the world and topped the charts.
On July 30, 1968, the Beatles closed their 'Apple Boutique' store at 94 Baker Street, Marylebone, London after seven months of business and losses exceeding 200,000 Pounds, they gave away all the stock to passers by and Apple staff... And on that very same day the song entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart at position #10, two weeks later on September 22nd it would peak at #1 and for 14 of its 19 weeks on the chart it was in the Top 10... I have listened to a good portion of their catalog (11 albums down, just a few more to go) and this is my favorite so far.
However, getting angry, negative and aggressive; it does no good. I recognised traits I had that were the same as his, so I stopped.’Or, at least, he’s attempting to improve his temper. He had some success as a solo musician in the late Eighties, but quit the music business when, immediately after writing one album, his record label demanded another. Ever since, Julian has been fighting to be acknowledged. John announced he was retiring from the music industry while Yoko was pregnant with Sean, quitting work to look after his ‘beautiful boy’. They didn’t see one another for months, even years, at a time. Although he has lived in many places — Wales, Majorca, Monte Carlo, and New York — Italy has always felt most like home, as it was where he would spend summers with the only man who ever acted like a father, his mother’s second husband, restaurateur Roberto Bassanini.It made a great piece of what they call "promo" in the music business. "She wants to make sure Sean's OK, whatever it takes." Julian Lennon doesn't strike you as a conspiracy theorist.His quietness isn't throbbing with menace or malice.
Julian Lennon net worth: Julian Lennon is a British musician who has a net worth of $40 million.