Rita Marley - Jamaican Hall of Fame
Rita Marley, the widow of deceased Reggae Artist Robert Nesta Marley was born Alpharita Constantia Anderson in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba on July 25, 1946. She was raised in Kingston, Jamaica by her aunt who lived on Greenwich Park Road. While living with her aunt she studied Practical Nursing, however, her career as a Nurse was soon delayed due to the fact that she wanted to start a family. She is also known as "The Queen of Reggae" and is an accomplished Singer in her own right. A member of the group the "I Threes", former back-up singer for Bob Marley Peter Tosh and "The Wailers".