Bob Marley's 60th Birthday Celebrations This week marks what would have been the 60th anniversary of the birth of reggae icon Bob Marley. The musician, born Feb. 6, 1945 in a small Jamaican village, is considered to be the preeminent ambassador of reggae to the world, and of the Rastafarian religion of Ethiopia.
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Bob Marley's 60th Birthday Celebrations

Photographs of a Reggae Legend

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