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Uncompromising African-American comedian, actor, and writer known for his cutting-edge and often controversial stand-up material. He also starred in See No Evil, Hear No Evil; The Toy; and Brewster’s Millions. His body of recorded work includes the comedy albums Richard Pryor: Live & Smokin’ and …Is It Something I Said?
His mother abandoned him at age ten and he was forced to live with his abusive grandmother in a brothel. He married five times and had a total of seven kids.
How did Richard Pryor die?
Richard Pryor's death was caused by heart attack.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||65 years|
|Birthday||December 1, 1940|
|Death date||December 10, 2005|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Everyone carries around his own monsters.Richard Pryor
I can’t just say the words, do a lot of one-liners. I love each person I play; I have to be that person. I have to do him true.Richard Pryor
I’m for human lib, the liberation of all people, not just black people or female people or gay people.Richard Pryor
I’d like to make you laugh for about ten minutes though I’m gonna be on for an hour.Richard Pryor
Even when I was a little kid, I always said I would be in the movies one day, and damned if I didn’t make it.Richard Pryor