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A tibetan toot for St. Patrick's day. How come Obi Obi, a native of Tibet and now a Canadian citizen, plays Gaelic folksongs on English-made flutes at an Irish pub in Etobicoke? I fell in love with an Irish lady about 8 years ago, Obi answers. Through her I took an interest in Ireland . . . Even when we broke up I was still fascinated. Open in full size

A tibetan toot for St. Patrick's day. How come Obi Obi, a native of Tibet and now a Canadian citizen, plays Gaelic folksongs on English-made flutes at an Irish pub in Etobicoke? I fell in love with an Irish lady about 8 years ago, Obi answers. Through her I took an interest in Ireland . . . Even when we broke up I was still fascinated.

Picture, 1978, English

A tibetan toot for St. Patrick's day. How come Obi Obi, a native of Tibet and now a Canadian citizen, plays Gaelic folksongs on English-made flutes at an Irish pub in Etobicoke? I fell in love with an Irish lady about 8 years ago, Obi answers. Through her I took an interest in Ireland . . . Even when we broke up I was still fascinated.

Picture, 1978, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Collective Biography - Men - OA - OBL

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0131623f