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Birthday Dopeness: Bob Marley Would Be 68 Today

 
 

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Bob Marley would have turned age 68 today February 6, 2013.

Reggae’s most iconic name Bob Marley, real name Nesta Robert Marley, came into this world on February 6, 1945. Bob was born in a small village in St Ann called Nine Mile.

See also: In Focus: Bob Marley And His Many Children [Photo]

Bob Marley, who passed away in 1981 from cancer, is widely credited for bringing reggae music and the Rastafarian movement to a worldwide audience.

Bob Marley “Legend” album, released in 1984, is reggae’s biggest selling album to date, with more than 10 million copies sold in the United States and an estimated 25 million worldwide.

Three months before his death, Bob Marley received the Jamaican Order of Merit, the nation’s third highest honour.

See also: Bob Marley Still Banking Paper, Makes Forbes Rich List From Beyond The Grave

Since his death, Bob Marley has received several accolades including BBC’s song of the millenium (One Love), induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Time Magazine Album of the Century (Exodus), and much more.

Happy birthday Bob Marley… we love you.

Check out some rare photos of Bob Marley below.

Young Bob Marley

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000351088134 Joanna Vellos

    love his music makes me meditate :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000351088134 Joanna Vellos

    love his music makes me meditate :)

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001080837454 Peter-ras Di Star-Born

    repect to higher level, happy earthstrong king of reggae.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001080837454 Peter-ras Di Star-Born

    respect to di higher level, happy earthstrong king of reggae.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    THE FLESH DIE BUT THE SOUL LIVE , CREATOR BLESS YOUR SOUL, THE CREATOR CREATED BOB MARLEY A TO DELIVER MESSAGES TO THE HUMAN BEING ON THIS UNIVERSE, HUMAN BEING WHO WAS FACING SUFFERING, PAIN, SICKNESS, JEALOUS, DISCRIMINATION , MENTAL SLAVARY THAT BLACKS AND OTHER CULTURES HAVE TO FACE EVERY DAY IN THEIR LIFE.BOB MARLEY MESSAGE WAS COMPLETE SO THE CREATOR TAKE BACK THE SOUL.THIS MESSAGE WILL BE HERE AS LONG AS HUMAN BEING EXIT ON THIS PLANET, BOB MESSAGE WAS ABOT LOVE, PEACE, DOn’t LET THEM FOOL YOU, BE POSITIVE, THE CREATOR BLESSING TO BOB SOUL THAT STILL LIVE.HAVE A LOVE DAY TODAY.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    THE BRAIN AND THE VOICE THAT THE CREATOR GAVE BOB MARLEY , HE USE HIS BRAIN TO SING LOVE , PEACE, FREEDOM FOR ALL OF THE CREATOR CREATION, ALL OF US ARE A PART OF THIS CREATION BLACK, WHITE , CHINES, SPANISH , BE SHARE THE SAME OXYGEN EVERY CORNER OF THIS UNIVERSE, ALL HUMAN BEING MADE FROM A DROP OF SPERM IN THEIR MOTHER WOMB, WE ALL SUFFERING, SICKNESS, PAIN , CREATOR TEST ALL HUMAN BEING , RICH OR POOR, BOB SAID LOVE IS THE ANSWER , BECAUSE NO HUMAN BEING CAN EXCAPE THE TEST EVERY HUMAN BEING FACE EVERY SEC OD THE DAY, THAT ONE OF THE PURPOSE WHY WE OR ON THIS LOVE EARTH TO LOVE WHORSHIP THE CREATOR THE MAINTAIN EACH OF 613 ORGAN IN OUR BODY, CREATOR MAINTAIN THE SUN MOON, STAR, OXYGEN, WATER, THE EARTH MOVE AROUND THE SUN EVERY 365 DAYS , IF THE EARTH TOO CLOSE TO THE SUN ALL HUMAN BEING BURN UP AND IF THE EARTH TOO FAR FROM THE SUN ALL HUMAN ON THIS PLANET FREEZE TO DEATH.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    A LOT OF PEOPLE DOES NOT BELIEVE IN THE CREATOR, BECAUSE OF SICKNESS, PAIN, SUFFERING, CREATOR WANT HUMAN TO LEARN TO BE CLOSE TO CREATOR, BUT WHERE THERE IS A DESIGNER THERE IS A CREATOR, AND INSTRUCTIONS , LOOK AT THE BILLIONS OF STARS, MOON, OCEAN, FISH, HUMAN BEING THE GREATEST MACHINE ONE EARTH.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    BOB MARLEY MESSAGE IS LOVE , PEACE , DOn’t LET THEM FOOL YOU, PEACE , LOVE POSITIVE ENGERY TO ALL HUMAN BEING , LISTEN TO BOB MARLEY SONG AND THE MESSAGE LOVE, LOVE, LOVE, ALL THE TIME.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    BOB MARLEY PURPOSE TO SING LOVE, PEACE, FREEDOM, POSITIVE , NO LET THEM FOOL YOU ABOUT THIS BEAUTIFUL CREATION , MESSAGER OF THE CREATOR.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    BOB DONE A GREAT MESSAGE FOR THIS CREATION ON EARTH, BLESSING_ EACH OF THE CREATOR CREATION HAS A PURPOSE ON THIS UNIVERSE MOON, THE STARS, SUN, TREES , OCEANS, RIVERS, SKY, COWS, GOAT, PIGS , DONKEY, FISH , ROCKS, DIAMONDS, GOLD, COTTON, NURSES, SINGERS, MAIDS, GARDENER, FARMERS, GABAGE CLEANERS, EACH ORGAN IN OUR BODY HAS A PURPOSE, THE HEART PUMP THE BLOOD, LIVER DETOX THE BODY, URINE REMOVE WATER FROM THE BODY , STOMACH HAS ACID TO BREAK THE FOOD DOWN , FOR ENGERY, LARGE INTESTINE TO REMOVE FOOL SMELLING GAS AND WASTE FOOD FROM THE ANUS , DUMP INTO THE BATH, BATH HAS A PURPOSE, WOMAN VAGINA THE SPERMS SWIM TO A EGG INTO YOUR MOTHER WOMB- THEN AFTER NINE MONTH THAT BABY MATURE AND CAME THROUGH A VAGINA INTO THIS EARTH, THE PURPOSE FOR THE VAGINA FOR SPERM TO SWIM TO REACH THAT EGG INTO YOUR MOTHER WOMB AND A BABY BORN INTO EARTH, FROM A VAGINA. THE WOMAN WOMB AND A VAGINA IS A SPECIAL ORGAN, BECAUSE A SOUL, PERSONALITY, THE PURPOSE OF THAT SOUL, THE TEST THAT SOUL WILL GO THROUGH, B IS DEVELOPE IN THE WOMB OF A WOMAN AND A BABY IS BORN THROUGH A VAGINA IF THERE IS NO DIFFICULTIES , THE DOCTOR MAY CUT THE WOMAN ABDOMEN AND TAKE THAT BABY IF THERE IS DIFFICULTIES.OUR BRAIN CAN NOT THINK HOW GREAT OUR CREATOR IS, ALL THE CREATOR WANT HUMAN TO DO IS LOVE THE , CREATOR , GRATEFUL, THANKFUL, CONNECT OUR SOUL TO HIM , DECREASE THE EGO, PRIDE, DESIRE OF THE FLESH, DURING SUFFERING, PAIN, SICKNESS, LOVE, PEACE, POSITIVE ENGERY FOR ALL CREATION OF THE CREATOR,

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    BOB MESSAGE LOVE , LOVE, LOVE, LOVE, PEACE, PEACE, PEACE, PEACE, PEACE, FREEDOM, FREEDOM, FREEDOM, FREEDOM. DOn’t LET THEM FOOL YOU,

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000565518406 James Maxwell

    Much love and praise to the one and only King Bob Marley.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003278153871 Carl Grant

    YES BOSS JAMES MAXWELL BOB MARLEY IS THE KING OF LOVE , PEACE, FREEDOM, POSITIVE ENGERY FOR ALL HUMAN BEING ON THIS UNIVERSE, BOB MARLEY IS A MESSAGER OF THE CREATOR. BOB MESSAGE CONTINUE AS LONG AS HUMAN ON THIS PLANET. BOB BODY LEFT THIS UNIVERSE , BUT BOB SOUL IS NOT DEATH.THE SOUL LIVE FOR EVERY.