"I spoke to him last week… the voice that was louder than any rock band was a whisper. Still he communicated his love. Full of love."
- Bono on the day Luciano Pavarotti passed away, 2007
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.