life of bob marly

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  • Birth

    Birth
    He was born on feb,6 1945 in Saint Ann Parish.
    his perents are Cedella Marley-Booker and Norval Marley.
  • Period: to

    Life Of Bob Marly

    Bob Marly was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician.
    He was the rhythm guitarist and lead singer for the ska, rocksteady and reggae band Bob Marley & The Wailers.
    He has 12 kids
  • became famous

    Bob Marley started his career with the Wailers, the group he forms with Peter Tosh and Bunny Livingston.
  • 1st kid

    Imani Carole Marley was Bob Marly's first doughter.
  • 1st single

    The Wailers's first single, 'Simmer Down', reaches Number 1 in Jamaica's JBC Radio Chart. the group begin to release a series of singles that feature regularly in the Jamaica charts.
  • 2nd child

    Sharon Marley (adopted by Bob)
  • married

    married
    Bob Marley married Rita Marley.And Rita who introduced Bob to the Rastafarians."
  • returns to Jamacia

    Marley returns to Jamaica with some savings, setting up a record store in Kingston with Rita. Rita has converted to Rastafarianism, changing her name to Ganette Mander (meaning 'Paradise'), following the visit to Jamaica of Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia.
  • 3rd child

    Cedella Marley was Boob Marley's 3rd child
  • Reunites

    Reunites with Peter Tosh and Bunny Livingston, releasing singles on the Beverly's label. they cut a local hit, 'Bend Down Low', at Studio One and created their own label, Wail'M'Soul'M-but the venture is a commercial failure. Marley hooks up with American artist Johnny Nash (who in 1972 storms the UK charts with Marley's
  • 1st son

    1st son
    David “Ziggy” Marley was Bob marley's 1st son
  • 2nd son

    Stephen Marley was Bob Marley's 2nd son.
    Stephen is Bob and Rita last child together and the fourth member of the band Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers.
  • 3rd son

    Robert “Robbie” Marley was Bob Marley 3rd son.
  • 4th son

    Rohan Marley was Bob Marley's 4th son.
  • 3rd daughter

    3rd daughter
    Karen Marley was Bob Marley's 3rd.
    biologocal daughter of Marley, she was born in England in 1973 to her mother Janet Bowen aka “Janet From England“.
  • 5th son Julian Marley

    5th son Julian Marley
    Julian was born in London and raised by his mother, Lucy Pounder although she did bring Julian to visit the Marley’s in Jamaica and Miami. He is a singer, songwriter, producer and self-taught musician with three albums to his credit, most recently 2009′s Grammy-nominated album Awake.
  • death

    He died at University of Miami Hospital and Clinics.
    He died from cancerous brain tumor.