Here are 3 famous musicians from Cuba died at 42:
José Martí (January 28, 1853 Havana-May 19, 1895 Dos Rios) a.k.a. Jose Marti, José Julián Martí Pérez, José Marti or Martí, José was a Cuban writer, politician, journalist and poet. He had one child, María Mantilla.
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Orlando Zapata (May 15, 1967 Santiago de Cuba-February 23, 2010 Havana) otherwise known as Orlando Zapata Tamayo was a Cuban stonemason, political activist and plumber.
He died in starvation.
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Luis Díaz (April 5, 1971 Havana-February 27, 2014) a.k.a. Luis Felipe Diaz Medina was a Cuban baseball player.
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