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Yoko Ono was born on Saturday, February 18th, 1933, in her ancestral estate in Tokyo, Japan. Her father, Eisuke Ono, was the descendant of a 9th Century Emperor of Japan. Her mother, Isoko Yasuda Ono, was the granddaughter of Zenijiro Yasuda, the founder of Yasuda Bank. Yoko was two years old when she was brought to California, and joined her ... See full bio »

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Known For

This Is 40
This Is 40 Soundtrack
(2012)
Heartbreakers
Heartbreakers Soundtrack
(2001)
Two Virgins
Two Virgins Director
(1968)
Freedom
Freedom Director
(1970)

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 2016 Come Together: A Fashion Picture in Motion (Short) (performer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited)
 2016 Transparent (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Off the Grid (2016) ... (performer: "Nobody Sees My Like You Do", "Nobody Sees Me Like You Do" - uncredited)
 2016 Torres Quevedo: Vol. 2 (performer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)") / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2016 Aquarius (writer: "Double Fantasy")
 2016 Limitless (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Finale: Part One! (2016) ... (performer: "Wouldnit (feat. Dave Aude) " - uncredited)
  Retrohelmet (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Jouluspecial (2015) ... (lyrics: "Happy christmas") / (writer: "Happy christmas")
 2015 Dolezal Backstage (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Das Weihnachts-Special (2015) ... (lyrics: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)", "Mim Griskind wos rauchn" (uncredited))
  Scream Queens (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2015) (writer - 1 episode, 2015)
- Pilot (2015) ... (performer: "Airmale" - uncredited) / (writer: "Airmale" - uncredited)
 2015 The Brink (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Half-Cocked (2015) ... (performer: "Instant Karma! (We All Shine On) [2010 - Remaster]")
 2014 A Very SpaghettiBicycle Christmas Collab (Video short) (lyrics: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)")
 2014 Caldeirão do Huck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 December 2014 (2014) ... (writer: "Happy Christmas (The War is Over)")
 2014 Peter Andre's Xmas Extravaganza Top 50 (TV Movie) (performer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)") / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2013 Kirstie's Crafty Christmas (TV Special) (performer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited)
 2013 3.11: Surviving Japan (Documentary) (performer: "Kurushi")
 2012 This Is 40 (performer: "I'm Your Angel") / (writer: "I'm Your Angel")
 2010-2012 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #21.49 (2012) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited)
- Episode #19.61 (2010) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
  Some Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- It's a Small World Holiday: Part Three (2012) ... (performer: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)") / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)")
 2011 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Nadal (2011) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" - as Yoko) / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)")
 2011 RocKwiz (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- 2011 Christmas Special (2011) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2010 Danville 2nd Ward Young Men (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Christmas 2010 (2010) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2010 Lennon Naked (TV Movie) (performer: "Remember Love") / (writer: "Remember Love")
 2010 The Sun Is Down (Short) ("The Sun is Down")
  Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Episode #1.64 (2009) ... (performer: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)") / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War is Over)")
  Flashforward (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- A561984 (2009) ... (performer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited)
 2009 Later... With Jools Holland (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #35.6 (2009) ... (performer: "I'm Going Always Smiling", "Day Of The Sunflowers (We March On)")
 2008 WWE Tribute for the Troops (TV Special) (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2006 The U.S. vs. John Lennon (Documentary) (performer: "Sisters, O Sisters", "Beautiful Boys") / (writer: "Attica State", "Sisters, O Sisters", "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)", "Beautiful Boys")
 2005 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Final (2005) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited)
 2003 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Mottoshow #4 - Christmas Songs (2003) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2003 Ídolos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Gala 7 - Temas Natalícios (2003) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Show 7: Christmas Songs (2003) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2002 Midori no kurisumasu (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 2001 The Bomber (performer: "Happy Xmas (War is over)")
 2001 Heartbreakers (writer: "Oh My Love")
  Gilmore Girls (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2000) (writer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Forgiveness and Stuff (2000) ... (performer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited) / (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" - uncredited)
 2000 Cássia Eller: Com Você Meu Mundo Ficaria Completo - Ao Vivo (Video) (writer: "Woman is the Nigger of the World")
 2000 Purely Belter (performer: "HAPPY XMAS (WAR IS OVER)") / (writer: "HAPPY XMAS (WAR IS OVER)")
 2000 Paul Is Dead (writer: "Happy Xmas (War is over)")
 1999 Jeff Buckley: Remembered (TV Movie documentary) ("Untitled")
 1998 Antz ("Give Peace a Chance")
 1997 A Gala Christmas in Vienna (TV Movie) (writer: "Happy Christmas (War Is Over)")
 1997 Lola (Short) (performer: " (Just Like) Starting Over")
 1997 Groovymeisseli (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 24 December 1997 (1997) ... (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)")
 1996 The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus (Documentary) (performer: "Whole Lotta Yoko") / (writer: "Whole Lotta Yoko")
  The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1996) (writer - 1 episode, 1996)
- June '67 to July '68 (1996) ... (performer: "Two Virgins") / (writer: "Two Virgins")
 1995 No Sleep Till Sheffield: Pulp Go Public (TV Short documentary) (writer: "Oh My Love" - uncredited)
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Politically Correct (1993) ... (performer: "My Man" (Mon Homme))
 1992 Bukas tatakpan ka ng diyaryo (writer: "Happy Christmas (War is Over)")
 1988 Imagine: John Lennon (Documentary) (writer: "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)", "Two Virgins")
 1986 Lovedolls Superstar (writer: "Give Peace a Chance")
 1986 John Lennon Live in New York City (Video documentary) (writer: "Woman Is the Nigger of the World", "Sisters O Sisters", "Born in a Prison")
 1984 Harry Nilsson: Loneliness (Video short) (writer: "Loneliness")
 1984 Mother's Meat & Freud's Flesh (writer: "Wake Up" - as Ono)
 1981 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rod Stewart (1981) ... (performer: "Season Of Glass" - uncredited)
  Flipside (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 1973) (writer - 1 episode, 1973)
- Episode dated 16 February 1973 (1973) ... (performer: "Catman (The Rosies Are Coming)", "Death of Samantha", "Winter Song") / (writer: "Catman (The Rosies Are Coming)", "Death of Samantha", "Winter Song")
 1972 John Lennon and Yoko Ono Present the One-to-One Concert (TV Movie) (performer: "Come Together")
 1972 Please Stand By (performer: "America", "Sisters O Sisters", "Born in a Prison") / (writer: "Sisters O Sisters", "Born in a Prison")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Rising" (w/Sean Lennon) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 6 Portrayals | 12 Interviews | 20 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Plastic Ono Band | Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band | Yoko Onio Lennon | Yoko Ono Lennon | Yôko Ono | John Lennon and Yoko

Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"Arnold Schwarzenegger" [Her response to an interviewer's question as to which historical figure she most identifies with the letter A]. See more »

Trivia:

Longtime friend and next-door neighbor at Manhattan's Dakota apartment building is Roberta Flack. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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