November 29, 2007
Video: "Give Peace A Chance" John Lennon & Yoko Ono
"Give Peace A Chance" was written during John Lennon and Yoko Ono's ‘Bed-In’ honeymoon in 1969. The song was recorded on June 1, 1969, in Room 1742 at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal, Canada.
In attendance for the recording session were many celebrities and journalists including Tommy Smothers, Petula Clark, Timothy Leary, Murray the K, Derek Taylor, Rabbi Abraham Feinberg, Joseph Schwartz, Al Capp, Rosemary Woodruff Leary, Dick Gregory, Allen Ginsberg, and Allan Rock.