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Bob Marley in Ethiopia?

Just curious. Perhaps I'm behind on the times, but has Bob Marley's body been exhumed and reburied in Ethiopia?

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  • Akeja
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago
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    It never happened

    In January 2005, it was reported that Rita Marley was planning to have her late husband's remains exhumed and reburied in Shashamane, Ethiopia.[6] In announcing the decision to move Marley's remains to Ethiopia, Rita Marley said: "Bob's whole life is about Africa, it is not Jamaica." There was a great deal of resistance to this proposal in Jamaica. The birthday celebrations for what would have been his 60th birthday on 6th February 2005 were celebrated in Shashamane for the first time, having previously always been held in Jamaica. Later that year his wife, Rita Marley, and son Damian denied that they intended to rebury Bob's remains in Ethiopia

    Source(s): wikipedia
  • 1 decade ago

    No he has not been exhumed,His wife had planned to but not as of yet has it been done. I read several sites that said that his wife had wanted it moved and of course the stories change constantly,there are many sites starting with Bob Marley's RE-Burial.com

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    they celebrated his birthday in ethiopia tough.

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