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

 August 16
1964: LeMar (Legalize Marijuana) established.
2008: Johnny 'Dizzy' Moore, Trumpeter for Skatalites, passes away (dies of cancer). Age 70.

 August 17
1887: Marcus Garvey is born in St. Ann, Jamaica.
1943: Michael Leopold 'Zappow' Williams is born.
1960: Gabon gains independence from France. (National Day)
1983: Mikey Smith passes away.

 August 18
----: Musician/producer Dalton Browne is born.
1965: Wycliffe 'Steely' Johnson [& Clevie] is born in Kingston, Jamaica.

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