Afro History Today in Afro History ! Legendary Reggae Artist, Bob Marley passes away in 1981. written by Marc Alexander May 11, 2020 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, 2020 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 First responder describes saving woman whose car... July 17, 2018 Police: MTA Conductor Attacked By Two Suspects July 19, 2018 Russ fined $10K, given T for Gobert... April 25, 2018 Janet Jackson Praises Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole,... May 17, 2018 R Kelly accused of infecting woman with... May 22, 2018 Pairing up: Browns’ possible combinations with first,... April 20, 2018 Today’s Afro Birthdays ! Sprinter, Justin Gatlin... February 10, 2020 Tax Relief Available For California Fire Victims November 14, 2018 Stranger joins elderly widower to celebrate birthday... July 19, 2018 Love, loss and a lot less rap.... June 30, 2018 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.