Jah Itagaki's REGGAE LIFE
   This Day in Reggae
and Nubian, Rasta, herb and related history

 December 21
1949: Thomas Sankara is born.
1962: Peter Spence is born in London, England.
1989: Radio DJ Barry G has come back to JBC Radio One since his March arrest for damage to property (recording equipment).
1990: Funeral for Donat Roy Mittoo aka Jackie Mittoo, passed away December 16th, is held at the Jamaican Canadian Center in Toronto, Canada
Bob Andy, Lord Tanamo and others attend the funeral. UB40 sent a telegram of condolence.
1993: Dirtsman (Patrick Thompson) passes away.
He was shot on his veranda by 4 gunmen, being pronounced dead on arrival at Spanish Town Hospital.
(b. 1965 or 1966)

 December 22
1982: Assassin (Jeffrey Campbell) is born in Nuttall Hospital, Kingston, Jamaica.

 December 23
----: Sen C-Joy is born.
1948: (or 1952) Judy Mowatt is born in Gordon Town, St. Andrew, Jamaica.
1972: Japanese sound man Takky [Pegasus Movement] is born.
2001: Drummer Carl Ayton died at the University Hospital in St Andrew after suffering a stroke, at age 45.

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