George Harrison’s later life and death

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George married Olivia in 1978 then there son Dhani came along that same year. In 1980 George published his Autobiography in titled I Me Mine. When John Lennon died in 1980 George was shocked by His passing, so he re-writes a song supposedly for Ringo Starr: creating a ‘Beatles Reunion’ for their fallen friend. In 1987 he released a critically acclaimed album Cloud Nine. In 1988, He founded the super group called The Traveling Willberrys with Roy Orbison, Bob Dylan, Jeff Lynne and Tom Petty. In addition to his music career George was actively in producing wonderful movies trough his production company called Handmade Picture. George together with Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney did The Beatles Anthology project from 1994-1996, they recorded the songs Free As A Bird and Real Love.

    In 1997 George was diagnosed with throat Cancer that same year he underwent radiation therapy. On the night of December 30 1999 a mentally ill man named Michael Abram broke in to George’s house  Abram’s mission was to killed George, His wife Olivia restrain Abram until police arrived. George was deeply traumatized by the incident. George cancer reoccurred by early 2001 by October 2001 he was too sick to even stand up. George Harrison died in a hospital in Los Angeles on 29 November 2001. 

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