The Buzz Friday Flashback: May 11 May 10, 2012 Leave a comment 1981: Bob Marley died in a Miami hospital at the age of 36. Years earlier, he refused to treat his malignant melanoma and the spread of cancer to his lungs and brain caused his death. His final words to his son Ziggy were “Money can’t buy life.” Sign Up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! Please enter your email address below to begin receiving the Daily E-dition newsletter. You must enter a valid email address in the field above! Thank you for signing up for the Daily E-dition newsletter! You should receive your first newsletter very soon. We're sorry, there was an error processing your newsletter signup. Please click here to visit our Newsletter Signup Center to register for this newsletter.