“Get up, stand up; stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up; don’t give up the fight.”
— Bob Marley, reggae music legend and social activist. Born Nesta Robert Marley on Feb. 6, 1945 in Nine Mile/Saint Ann, Jamaica, the singer’s hit songs include “I Shot the Sherriff” and “Get Up, Stand Up.” Marley, 36, died in 1981.