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Age36 (age at death)
Birthday 6 February, 1945
Birthplace Nine Mile, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica
Died 11 May, 1981
Place of Death Miami, Florida, United States
Height 5' 7¾" (172 cm)
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality Jamaican
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Reggae Superstar.
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Robert Nesta Marley, OM (6 February 1945 – 11 May 1981) was a Jamaican singer, songwriter and musician. Considered one of the pioneers of reggae, his musical career was marked by fusing elements of reggae, ska, and rocksteady, as well as his 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. Over the course of his career Marley became known as a Rastafari icon, and he infused his music with a sense of spirituality. He is also considered a global symbol of Jamaican culture and identity, and was controversial in his outspoken support for the legalization of marijuana, while he also advocated for Pan-Africanism.

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