Paul McCartney took to Instagram Thursday to share that his brother-in-law and close friend, John Eastman, had died at the age of 83.
McCartney, 80, and Eastman were in each other’s lives 50 years, not only as in-laws, but as colleagues and friends. Eastman was McCartney's lawyer during the Beatles' breakup.
Eastman was the brother of McCartney’s late wife Linda Eastman McCartney, and the two remained close after Linda’s passing. "Having known each other for over 50 years it is an extremely sad time for me, and our families," McCartney said in his Instagram tribute. "John was a great man.Read more on foxnews.com