10 May Bob Marley
Dead: 11 May 1981
In: University of Miami Hospital, Northwest 12th Avenue, Miami, Florida, Stati Uniti
He was a Jamaican singer and songwriter. Considered one of the pioneers of reggae, his musical career was marked by blending elements of reggae, ska, and rocksteady, as well as forging a smooth and distinctive vocal and songwriting style. Marley's contributions to music increased the visibility of Jamaican music worldwide, and made him a global figure in popular culture for over a decade.