Afro History Today in Afro History ! Legendary Reggae Artist, Bob Marley passes away in 1981. written by Marc Alexander May 11, 2019 English: Bob Marley and The Wailers, The Summer of ’80 Garden Party, Crystal Palace Concert Bowl. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) View image | gettyimages.com Bob Marley live in concert in Zurich, Switzerland, on May 30, 1980 (Photo credit: Wikipedia) English: Bob Marley live in concert, just a couple of years before his death (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Related PostsToday’s Afro Birthdays ! Singer, Natalie Cole ! Singer, Bob Marley ! Actor, Robert Townsend ! Poet, Melvin B. Tolson ! NFL player, Jermaine Kearse !Today in Afro History ! Bishop Desmond Tutu defies apartheid laws by walking on a whites only beach in 1989 ! Renaldo “Skeets” Nehemiah breaks world record in the 110m hurdles and becomes the first ever to run it under 13 seconds in 1981 !Today in Afro History ! Matthew A. Henson served as navigator to a small group of explorers that were the first to reach the North Pole in 1909 !Today in Afro History ! MLB Hall of Famer, Lou Brock has his 700th career stolen base in 1974 !Today in Afro History !” The Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson is released in 1933 !Today in Afro History ! Spelman College founded in 1881 ! Today in Afro History ! Legendary Reggae Artist, Bob Marley passes away in 1981. was last modified: May 1st, 2019 by Marc Alexander 0 comment 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Marc Alexander previous post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Nation of Islam leader, Louis Farrakhan ! NFL player, Cam Newton ! NFL player, Jeremy Maclin ! Actor, Coby Bell ! Stage Actor, Ira Aldridge ! next post Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Actress, Kim Fields ! Actor, Ving Rhames ! Football player, Steve Smith ! You may also like Dog Groomer Badly Beaten During Robbery July 3, 2018 Missing children – August 3 August 3, 2015 Vikings send SB LII memento to Eagles... February 21, 2018 Butler on SB benching: ‘Never got a... March 15, 2018 Justin Timberlake Announces New Album After Four... January 2, 2018 After leading NFL for a decade, Saints’... January 4, 2018 John Dickerson on turning 50: "Exploit the... July 27, 2018 Clean-up efforts get underway after wild dust... July 10, 2018 Salary cap situation won’t prohibit Giants from... February 15, 2018 Lil Baby Is Destined For Rap Greatness May 16, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.