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Fela Kuti
Birth: Oct. 15, 1938
Death: Aug. 2, 1997

Musician. He was a singer-composer, sax and keyboard player. Credited with the invention of afro-beat, he was one of Africa's most controversial musicians. In 1978 he married simultaneously 27 women then divorced them altogether in a mass ceremony. (bio by: MC (Inactive)) 

Cause of death: AIDS-related illness and heart failure
 
Burial:
Kalakuta Cemetery
Ikeja
Lagos, Nigeria
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MC (Inactive)
Record added: Nov 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9797421
Fela Kuti
Added by: MC (Inactive)
 
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- Bob Richards
 Added: Apr. 23, 2015
WE LOVE YOU, FELA!!!!!GOD BLESS YOU, AND GOD BLESS OUR PRECIOUS MOTHER AFRICA, FOREVER!!!!!
- David & Sara Greenstone
 Added: Apr. 10, 2015
Love, respect, & remembrance, dear Brother Fela. You endured suffering that would've broken most people. Even so, you triumphed over the forces of evil that were sent against you. Your music & your message live forever!!! May God grant you peace & joy & l...(Read more)
- Hector & Fuchsia Baldonado
 Added: Apr. 10, 2015
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