Last Updated: Friday, February 05, 2021
DATE OF BIRTH
BEST KNOWN FOR
COMEDIAN, ACTOR AND SOCIAL CRITIC NOTABLE FOR HIS WORK IN SILVER STREAK, BLUE COLLAR, SUPERMAN III; RANKED BY ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE AS NUMBER ONE ON ITS LIST OF THE 50 BEST STAND-UP COMICS OF ALL TIME; WINNER OF AN EMMY AWARD AND FIVE GRAMMY AWARDS; LISTED AT NUMBER ONE ON COMEDY CENTRAL'S LIST OF ALL-TIME GREATEST STAND-UP COMEDIANS
CAUSE OF DEATH
richard pryor died on 12/10/2005 at the age of 65.
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who has died as a result of multiple sclerosis .
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