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 Johnny Nash

Johnny Nash

Original Name John Lester Nash
Birth
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Death 6 Oct 2020 (aged 80)
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
Burial Pearland, Brazoria County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 216436986 · View Source
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Songwriter, actor. He achieved notoriety already in the 50s playing the soundtrack of the animated film "The Mighty Hercules". Songs such as Hold Me Tight, I Can See Clearly Now and Stir It Up, written by Bob Marley, confirmed his success in the genre of Rhythm and blues, Soul, Reggae fusion and Pop rock. In 1959 he was lead actor in the film "Take a Giant Step" by Philip Leacock. Johnny Nash was been # 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 (1972) music chart.

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  • Added: 6 Oct 2020
  • Find a Grave Memorial 216436986
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Johnny Nash (19 Aug 1940–6 Oct 2020), Find a Grave Memorial no. 216436986, citing Houston Memorial Gardens, Pearland, Brazoria County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .