Bob Marley: Celebrating the influential reggae singer's life in pictures

On Feb. 6, 1945, the iconic singer was born in Jamaica, West Indies, and went on to become an international superstar.

3rd June 1977: Singer, guitarist and composer of reggae music Bob Marley, (1945 - 1981), originally Robert Nesta Marley, in London. jpg.jpg

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Bob Marley, originally Robert Nesta Marley, in London, June 3, 1977.

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Bob Marley outside Marylebone Magistrates Court in London, where he was fined for possession of cannabis. (Photo by Maurice Hibberd:Evening Standard:Getty Images).jpg

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Bob Marley outside Marylebone Magistrates Court in London, April 6, 1977 where he was fined for possession of cannabis.

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NETHERLANDS - JUNE 23: AHOY Photo of Bob MARLEY, posed in dressing room with Anton Witkamp of Warner Music (right) receiving award for Babylon By Bus (Photo by Rob Verhorst:Redferns).jpg

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Bob Marley, posed in dressing room with Anton Witkamp of Warner Music (right) receiving award for Babylon By Bus Netherlands, June 23.

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 7: Bob Marley performs on stage at Crystal Palace Bowl on June 7th, 1980 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Pete Still:Redferns).jpg

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Bob Marley performs on stage at Crystal Palace Bowl on June 7th, 1980 in London, United Kingdom.

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ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 12: Reggae singer-guitarist Bob Marley is interviewed after performing at The Fabulous Fox Theater on November 12, 1979 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Tom Hill:WireImage).jpg

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Bob Marley is interviewed after performing at The Fabulous Fox Theater on Nov. 12, 1979 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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June 1977: Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter and guitarist Bob Marley in London. Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images

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Bob Marley (1945 - 1981) in London, June 1977.

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(MANDATORY CREDIT Watal Asanuma:Shinko Music:Getty Images) Bob Marley, portrait at a hotel in London, 2nd February 1978. (Photo by Watal Asanuma:Shinko Music:Getty Images).jpg

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Bob Marley, portrait at a hotel in London, Feb. 2, 1978.

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Bob Marley with the Wailers, L-R: Earl Lindo, Bob Marley, Carlton Barrett, Peter Tosh, Aston Family Man Barrett, Jamaica, 1972.

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UNITED STATES - JULY 01: Photo of Bob MARLEY and WAILERS and I THREES; Bob Marley performing on stage with the I Threes (Photo by Gai Terrell:Redferns).jpg

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Bob Marley and the Wailers and I Threes performing on stage United States, July 1.

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Bob Marley and Bass player Rick Danko, July 26, 1978 at The Daisy In Beverly Hills, California.

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Bob Marley and Bunny Wailer receive a gold record for sales with their band the Wailers.

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Bob Marley signing at 1979 Tower Records Sunset store appearance.

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Bob Marley 1979 Santa Barbara.

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Bob Marley avant son concert à Toulon, France, 30 june 30, 1980.

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Bob Marley posed on a river boat in Amsterdam, Netherlands in 1976.

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Bob Marley relaxes with friends in front of his house on July 9, 1970 in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Bob Marley, I Threes, Vorst Nationaal, (Forest National), Brussels, Belgium, 22/06/1980.

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Bob Marley performs with Stevie Wonder at the 'Black Music Association' convention at the Sheraton Hotel on June 9, 1979 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Bob Marley performing live on stage at the Odeon with bass player, Aston 'Family Man' Barrett, Birmingham, July 19, 1975.

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Bob Marley 31st May 1973.

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Bob Marley, November 27, 1979, California, Los Angeles performing at The Roxy Theatre 9009 West Sunset Boulevard.

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