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Peter Tosh (1944–1987)

Peter Tosh was born on October 19, 1944 in Jamaica as Winston Hubert MacIntosh. He died on September 11, 1987 in Kingston, Jamaica. See full bio »

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(age 42) in Kingston, Jamaica

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 2012 Savages (performer: "Legalize It") / (writer: "Legalize It")
 2012 Marley (Documentary) (writer: "Get Up Stand Up", "Stop That Train")
 2011 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.69 (2011) ... (writer: "Get Up, Stand Up")
  Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Have You Heard from Johannesburg: The New Generation (2011) ... (performer: "Apartheid") / (writer: "Apartheid")
 2010 Fire in Babylon (Documentary) (writer: "Get up, Stand up")
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Greatest Sports Movies of All Time (2010) ... (writer: "Get Up Stand Up" - uncredited)
 2009 Bandslam (performer: "(You Gotta Walk) Don't Look Back")
 2008 Pineapple Express (performer: "Wanted Dread or Alive") / (writer: "Wanted Dread or Alive")
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) (writer: "Stand Up Jamrock")
 2008 Africa Unite: A Celebration of Bob Marley's 60th Birthday (Documentary) (writer: "Get Up, Stand Up")
 2006 Scarface: The World Is Yours (Video Game) ("Stepping Razor")
 2005 Lords of Dogtown (performer: "Steppin' Razor")
 2005 Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Legalize It") / (writer: "Legalize It")
 2004 Veronica Mars (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Drinking the Kool-Aid (2004) ... (" (You Gotta Walk) Don't Look Back")
 2001 Dean Quixote (writer: "Legalize It")
 2001 Life and Debt (Documentary) (performer: "Fools Die") / (writer: "Fools Die")
 2000 Homicide: The Movie (TV Movie) (performer: "Pick Myself Up") / (writer: "Pick Myself Up")
  Hasta luego cocodrilo (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1992) (writer - 1 episode, 1992)
- No hay marcha en Nueva York (1992) ... (performer: "Wanted Dread and Alive") / (writer: "Wanted Dread and Alive")
 1990 The Spirit of '76 (performer: "Legalize It") / (writer: "Legalize It")
 1990 Marked for Death (performer: "Steppin' Razor")
 1978 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Elliott Gould/Peter Tosh (1978) ... (performer: "Don't Look Back", "Bush Doctor")
 1978 Rockers ("Stepping Razor")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in the Rolling Stones "Waiting on a friend" music video

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Article | See more »

Height:

6' 3½" (1.92 m)
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Trivia:

Along with Bunny Wailer and Bob Marley, Tosh was a primary composer of "The Wailers" music catalog and as such helped create reggae's popularity beyond the West Indies. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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