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In pictures: Richard Wright

Richard Wright

Pink Floyd founder and keyboard player Richard Wright has died from cancer aged 65.

Pink Floyd

Wright met Roger Waters (top left) and Nick Mason (bottom left) at architecture school.

Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd achieved legendary status with albums including 1973's The Dark Side Of The Moon, which stayed in the US album chart for more than a decade.

Pink Floyd

After Waters left the band in 1981, Wright, Gilmour and Mason continued to record and tour during the remainder of the 1980s and into the 1990s.

Richard Wright

The self-taught keyboard player wrote the songs The Great Gig In The Sky and Us And Them.

Pink Floyd

In 2005 the full band reunited for the first time on stage in 24 years for the Live 8 concert in London's Hyde Park.

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