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 ! Nation of Islam leader, Elijah Muhammad calls for the establishment of an Afro American State in 1960 ! Jazz Pianist Bud Powell passes away in 1966.Today in Afro History ! Jazz singer, Joe Williams passes away in 1999.Today in Afro History ! Jazz Trumpeter, Clifford Brown passes away in 1956.Today in Afro History !” The Emperor Jones” starring Paul Robeson is released in 1933 !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 ! 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 Why Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer Win Is History-Making April 17, 2018 Rapper Jalen Santoy Opens the “Doors of... June 13, 2018 Chris Brown Arrested in Connection With a... July 6, 2018 Beyonce Earns Her Sixth Hot 100 No.... December 12, 2017 Lowe: What the Thunder and Wolves need... April 25, 2018 Sho Madjozi is Changing the Trajectory of... July 5, 2018 House Being Raised Onto Pilings Collapses In... July 24, 2018 Ice Cube Has A Harsh Reality Check... June 4, 2018 LeBron: Faith in Cavaliers shaken midseason May 31, 2018 NYC Cooling Centers Open July 5, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.