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Singer/songwriter well-known for his work with hard rock and metal bands Black Sabbath and Rainbow. He also fronted his own eponymous band, Dio.
He was married twice, to Loretta Berardi and Wendy Dio. He had one son, Dan Padavona.
How did Ronnie James Dio die?
Ronnie James Dio's death was caused by stomach cancer.
|Cause of death||Stomach Cancer|
|Age of death||67 years|
|Birthday||July 10, 1942|
|Death date||May 16, 2010|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
Lyrically I like to use themes that make the listener use his or her imagination, and to give a little of the lessons I’ve learned in my own life.Ronnie James Dio
The music industry’s actions at the time of 9/11 and since have been actions driven by patriotism in most instances, and greed and stupidity to a lesser degree. Sounds like real life doesn’t it?Ronnie James Dio
After it was sewn back on, they did a proper job of it, and now it’s OK. It looks a little distorted, and the nail has not grown fully back yet, but I’m thankful I still have my thumb, and I can still do my horn sign.Ronnie James Dio
I never agreed with the message of the Catholic Church – and still don’t to this day.Ronnie James Dio
I had no problem with Ritchie. Ritchie and I never argued. We never had a problem. I think I was always able to write the things that he wanted – until he decided he wanted to be a pop star. And then he started doing pop music. And once he did that, that was the end for me.Ronnie James Dio