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The story of our times told by the people who were there.
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Bob Marley Survives Assassination Attempt
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In December 1976 unidentified gunmen tried to kill Bob Marley at his home in Kingston, Jamaica. The legendary reggae singer miraculously survived with just light injuries. Mike Lanchin has been hearing from Nancy Burke, one of Marley's friends and neighbours, who was trapped inside the house as the gunmen stormed in, guns blazing.
Photo: Bob Marley, 1970s (Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
Rated 5 out of
BBC Does a Fine Job...
This podcast gives eyewitness accounts of famous events in 20th Century history, and is so educational and enlightening! The witnesses were either taped years ago and retrieved from the BBC archives, or the persons are still living and give their testimony. Really interesting!
Date published: 2014-07-30