Bob Marley Global Issues

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Robert Marley
Global issues
4/5/18
By Ethan Sowasrh

Bob Marley was born on February 6, 1945, in Nine Miles, Saint Ann, Jamaica, his parents where Norval Marley and Callable Booker. Bob Marley’s father was a Jamaican and his mother was an Africa teenager. Bob Marley’s parents planned to get married but Norval left Kingston before they could get married. Marley’s father, Norval died in 1955.
Bob Marley started his career as a musician with the Wailers in 1963. Bob Marley married his wife Rita Marley in February 1966, Rita was the one who introduced bob Marley to Rastafarianism. In 1969 Bob, and the other Wailers members had fully embraced Rastafarianism, which had a huge influence on bob Marley's music in particular
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Marley later formed his own band called the Bob Marley and the Wailers, with his wife Rita as one of three backup singers.
In 1976, during a time of political violence in Jamaica, an attempt was made to kill Bob Marley. Bob Marley during that week, left for England, where he was in self-exile for two years. In England the famous song the Exodus was produced, and it remained on the charts for 56 straight weeks. This introduced the new reggae music to the western world for the first time in history ever, and established the beginning of Bob Marley's international status.
In 1977 Bob Marley consulted with a doctor when a wound would not heal. Tests revealed malignant melanoma. The cancer was kept secret from the general public, but he collapsed while jogging in New York City’s Central Park on September 21, 1980. Bob Marley died in a Miami hospital on May 11, 1981 at the age of
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Rita had a daughter before she and bob got married, her name is Sharon Rita had her in a previous relationship and although not officially known Bob had a daughter named Imani. Bob also had a daughter in 1967 her name is Cedella Marley she was born on August 23, Bob had here with Rita, next Bob had a son named David “Ziggy” Marley he was born on October 17, 1968, bob had this son with Rita, next Bob had a daughter her name is Stephen Marley she was born on April 20, 1972, Bob had this daughter with Rita, Bobs next son is Robert “Robbie” Marley, he was born on May 16, 1972 , Bob had this son with Pat Williams, Bobs next son is Rohan Marley he was born on May 19, 1972, Bob had him with Janet Hunt/Dunn, Bobs next daughter is Karen Marley she was born in 1973, bob had this daughter with Janet Bowen, next Stephanie Marley born in 1974 was adopted by Bob, Bobs next was Julian Marley born on June 4, 1975, Bob had this daughter with Lucy Pounder, Bobs next daughter was Ky-Mani Marley born on February 26, 1976, Bob had this daughter with Anita Belnavis, Bob next son was Damian Marley born on July 21, 1978, Bob had this son with Cindy Breakspeare, finally Bob’s last daughter Madeka Marley she was born on May 30, 1981 this daughter was with Yvette

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