Jacob Miller - died March 23, 1980 aged 27 and 324 days. Reggae artist and lead singer for Inner Circle. Miller was killed in a car accident on Hope Road in Kingston, Jamaica. Miller and Inner Circle had been preparing for an American tour with Bob Marley and the Wailers.
Maxi Priest (born Max Alfred Elliot), British reggae vocalist of Jamaican descent. He is known for singing reggae fusion (reggae music with R+B influence), and became one of the most successful reggae fusion acts of all-time. He is one of only two British reggae acts (along with UB40) to have an American Billboard #1. His hits include Close to You, Set the Night to Music (with Roberta Flack), That Girl (with Shaggy). He is cousin to Jacob Miller, frontman of the reggae group Inner Circle.
Civil War Veteran Jacob Miller was shot in the forehead on Sept.19th 1863 at Brock Field at Chickamauga. He lived with an open bullet wound for many years, with the last pieces of lead dropping out 31 years after he was first shot. 1911.[[MORE]] Jacob Miller’s account taken from the Daily News Joliet Ill. Wed. June 14,1863. "Seventeen years after I was wounded a buck shot dropped out of my wound and thirty one years after two pieces of lead came out."