Richard Pryor – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Richard Pryor American Stand-up Comedian, Actor and Writer

His Social Media Profiles

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Bodytype Slim
Height 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
Weight 75 kg (165.3 lbs)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Nickname Richard
Gender Male
Date of Birth December 1, 1940
Full Name Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor
Profession Stand-up Comedian, Actor and Writer
Nationality American
Date of Death December 10, 2005
Place of Death Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Birthplace Peoria, Illinois, United States
Religion Non-Religious
Published on November 20, 2019 on 05:24 AM
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius


Richard Pryor Education

School: Peoria High School, Peoria, IL

Richard Pryor Career

Profession: Stand-up Comedian, Actor and Writer

Known For: Bustin’ Loose


1967: The Busy Body as Whittaker

Net Worth: USD $40 million approx.

Family & Relatives

Father: LeRoy Pryor

Mother: Gertrude L. Thomas

Brother: Lawrence D. Keys

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Flynn Belaine (1986 – 1991), Jennifer Lee Pryor (1981 – 2005), Deborah McGuire (1977 – 1978), Shelley R. Bonus (1968 – 1970) and Patricia Price (1961 – 1962)

No. of Children: 7 Children

Son: Stephen Michael Pryor, Franklin Pryor, Richard Pryor Jr.

Daughter: Kelsey Pryor, Rain Pryor, Renee Pryor, Elizabeth Pryor

Past Relationships:

Edy Williams (1969)
Geraldine Mason (1986 – 1987)
Pam Grier (1976)
Deana Haight (1966 – 1967)
Maxine Silverman (1966 – 1968)


Who was Richard Pryor?

Richard Pryor was an American stand-up comedian, actor and writer, born on 01 December, 1940 in Peoria, Illinois, United States.

When did Richard Pryor pass away?

Richard Pryor passed away on December 10, 2005.

What was the cause of death?

The cause of Richard Pryor’s death was Heart Attack.

How old was Richard Pryor at the time of death?

Richard Pryor was 18 years old when he passed away.

How tall was Richard Pryor?

Richard Pryor was 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m).

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