Bob Marley (Aged 36)
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Taken Too Soon: Music Stars Who Died Young
13. Bob Marley (Aged 36)
Cause: In 1977, it was found that Marley had a malignant melanoma under his toe nail but because of his religious beliefs, he didn't want to have the toe amputated. The cancer eventually spread throughout his body and he died. His last words were: "Money can't buy life".