relive the john lennon glory days with these exclusive photos.

by liza darwin

Today marks the 31th anniversary of John Lennon's untimely death; to honor The Beatles founder and all-time rockstar, online art gallery Rock Paper Photo is delving into its archives and bringing some never-before-seen images to light.

The pictures were shot by Lennon's longtime assistant, confidant, and one-time flame May Pang during what she refers to as their "lost weekend" during the '70s. There are more where these came from here; but in the meantime, check out our favorites below.