Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor
1940 - 2005

Richard Pryor  American Comic


Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor (December 1, 1940 – December 10, 2005) was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, and actor. He is currently listed at Number 1 on Comedy Central's list of all-time greatest stand-up comedians....

Confirmed Relationships8
Longest Relationship4 yrs, 6 mths
Average Relationship Length1 yr, 8 mths
Rumored Relationships1
First Name Richard
Last Name Pryor
Full Name at Birth Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor III
Alternative Name Richie, Dickie
Age 65 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st December, 1940
Birthplace Peoria, Illinois, USA
Died 10th December, 2005
Place of Death Encino, Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Peoria High School, Peoria, IL (expelled)
Occupation Text Stand-Up Comedian, Actor, Producer, Social Critic, Writer, And MC
Occupation Comic
Claim to Fame Bustin Loose
Music Genre (Text) Political satire, Observational comedy, Black comedy, Improvisational comedy, Character comedy
Year(s) Active 1963–1997
Official Websites,,
Father Buck Carter (LeRoy Pryor) (Was A Bartender, Boxer And WWII Veteran, Who Died In 1968 When Richard Was 28). (Monday June 7, 1915 – Friday September 27, 1968) (Aged 53)
Mother Gertude (Died When Pryor Was 27 Years Old)
Family Member Richard Pryor Jr. (Son)
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Richard Pryor65 SagittariusComic
Jennifer Lee-Actress
Flynn Belaine-
Deborah McGuire-Model
Pam Grier67 GeminiActress
Edy Williams73 CancerActress
Shelley R. BonusN AriesAstronomer
Deana Haight74 TaurusSinger
Patricia Price-
Geraldine Mason-


Female16th July, 196946 years old

Onscreen Matchups


Norm1999 Mr. Johnson TV Show
Lost Highway1997 Arnie Movie
Mad Dog Time1996 Jimmy the Grave Digger Movie
Malcolm & Eddie1996 Uncle Buck TV Show
Chicago Hope1994 Joe Springer TV Show
Martin1992 Richard Pryor TV Show
Another You1991 Eddie Dash Movie
The Three Muscatels1991 Narrator, Wino, Bartender Movie
Harlem Nights1989 Sugar Ray Movie
See No Evil, Hear No Evil1989 Wallace 'Wally' Karue Movie
Moving1988 Arlo Pear Movie
Critical Condition1987 Eddie Lenahan Movie
Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Alter Ego Movie
Brewster's Millions1985 Montgomery Brewster Movie
Superman III1983 Gus Gorman Movie
Some Kind of Hero1982 Eddie Keller Movie
The Toy1982 Jack Brown Movie
Bustin' Loose1981 Joe Braxton Movie
In God We Tru$t1980 G.O.D. Movie
Stir Crazy1980 Harry Monroe Movie
Wholly Moses!1980 Pharaoh Movie
The Muppet Movie1979 Balloon Vendor Movie
Blue Collar1978 Zeke Movie
California Suite1978 Dr. Chauncey Gump Movie
The Wiz1978 The Wiz (Herman Smith) Movie
Greased Lightning1977 Wendell Scott Movie
Which Way Is Up?1977 Leroy Jones Movie
Adiós Amigo1976 Sam Spade Movie
Car Wash1976 Daddy Rich Movie
Silver Streak1976 Grover Movie
The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings1976 Charlie Snow, All-Star (RF) Movie
Uptown Saturday Night1974 Sharp Eye Washington Movie
Hit!1973 Mike Willmer Movie
Some Call It Loving1973 Jeff Movie
The Mack1973 Slim Movie
Lady Sings the Blues1972 Piano Man Movie
You've Got to Walk It Like You Talk It or You'll Lose That Beat1971 Wino Movie
The Phynx1970 Richard Pryor Movie
Carter's Army1970 Pvt. Jonathan Crunk TV Movie
The Partridge Family1970 A.E. Simon TV Show
The Young Lawyers1969 Otis Tucker TV Show
Wild in the Streets1968 Stanley X Movie
Mod Squad1968 Cat Griffin TV Show
Uncle Tom's Fairy Tales1968 Movie
The Busy Body1967 Whittaker Movie
ABC Stage 671966 Undertaker TV Show
The Wild Wild West1965 Villar TV Show
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marcus28Dec 2, 2013

Richard Pryor was born on Sunday December 1,1940. He was not born on Friday December 6,1940.

marcus28Dec 2, 2013

On Sunday December 1,2013, Happy Heavenly 73rd Birthday, to you, Richard Pryor.

omarsclubFeb 16, 2011

what a funny man

albertNov 18, 2009

hey lollll you miss the toy in the 80 lollll

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