Peter Tosh bio

Birth Name: Winston Hubert McIntosh

Occupation: Reggae Singer

Place Of Birth: Jamaica

Date Of Birth: October 19, 1944

Date Of Death: September 11, 1987

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: Jamaican

Peter Tosh was born on the 19th of October, 1944. He was known for being a Reggae Singer. Jamaican reggae singer who performed with The Wailers from 1963 to 1974 and had a successful solo career, releasing his debut called Legalize It in 1976.

Peter Tosh was born in Jamaica. He taught himself to play the guitar at the age of fifteen by watching a local musician before meeting and Bunny Wailer . He released seven solo albums, the last being No Nuclear War, which he made the year of his death.

Peter Tosh was a Libra and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Peter Tosh was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Winston Hubert McIntosh is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Peter’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Peter Tosh’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Peter Tosh’s parents.

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Jimmy Riley

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Peter Tosh kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Peter Tosh was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Winston Hubert McIntosh
NICKNAME: Stepping Razor
RELIGION: Rastafarian
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Peter Tosh was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Peter Tosh was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Peter Tosh had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Peter Tosh’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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