35 years ago today, on Monday, December 8, 2015, John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in New York City.

Below, the late Howard Cosell tells a stunned audience about the tragic death of the famed Beatles member during a Monday Night Football game between the Miami Dolphins and the New England Patriots.

If you're over the age of 45, and grew up watching Monday Night Football on ABC, you might very well remember this: