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John Lennon's Stolen Glasses Have Been Recovered, And They are Worth Millions

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The "Imagine" singer's untimely death shocked the world. Then the estimated cost of his possessions were publicly revealed, which shocked us even further.

"John Lennon (left) signing a copy of Double Fantasy for Chapman several hours before the murder."Rare Historical Photos

The Beatles co-founder was murdered in New York City by die-hard fan Mark David Chapman in 1980. After his death, John Lennon's belongings are among the most expensive and desired celebrity items.

In 2011, his tooth sold for more than $30,000, and so was a lock of his hair in 2016. Around the same time, Lennon's instruments, lyric sheets, manuscripts, and artwork have respectively sold for million of dollars. For example, his Gibson J-160E guitar sold for more than $2.4 million.

In 2006, more than one hundred items were reportedly stolen from Yoko Ono, Lennon's widow, in New York.

Then it felt like all was lost, until...

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