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John & Yoko. We love you John. Thanks for your influence on our lives, and your wonderful music.
But when John Lennon married Yoko Ono in 1969, the couple took a different approach — deciding to use the publicity around their marriage to promote world peace. Taking a cue from the sit ins, they arranged for two "Bed-Ins for Peace". After their first Bed-in in Amsterdam, John and Yoko wanted to move to New York, but because of John's 1968 marijuana conviction, they moved to Montreal instead, where they spent a week in bed under signs that said "Hair Peace" and "Bed Peace".