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Multi-instrumentalist for the influential psychedelic rock band Pink Floyd. He played keyboards and sang backup vocals, playing a pivotal role in creating the tones of the classic albums Dark Side of the Moon and Wish You Were Here.
He was born in Middlesex, England, where his father was a biochemist.
How did Richard Wright die?
Richard Wright's death was caused by Lung Cancer.
|Cause of death||Lung Cancer|
|Age of death||65 years|
|Death date||September 15, 2008|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I would hurl words into this darkness and wait for an echo, and if an echo sounded, no matter how faintly, I would send other words to tell, to march, to fight, to create a sense of hunger for life that gnaws in us all.Richard Wright
The artist must bow to the monster of his own imagination.Richard Wright
I’d like to see the bay cleaned up before I die.Richard Wright
It’s becoming very much like 1979 again.Richard Wright
The impulse to dream was slowly beaten out of me by experience. Now it surged up again and I hungered for books, new ways of looking and seeing.Richard Wright