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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) 

Cause of death: AIDS-related illness and heart failure
 
Burial:
Kalakuta Cemetery
Ikeja
Lagos, Nigeria
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MC
Record added: Nov 12, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9797421
Fela Kuti
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 Added: Oct. 15, 2015
RIP
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 Added: Aug. 19, 2015

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 Added: Jun. 13, 2015
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