Died: May 11, 1981
The iconic reggae star wasn’t known for his capitalist tendencies while alive, but in death he’s becoming quite the diversified businessman. Recent ventures include the Marley Beverage company (home to the “relaxation drink” known as Marley’s Mellow Mood) and House of Marley (producer of eco-friendly audio and lifestyle products). Marley has sold more than 75 million albums in the past two decades.
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