Death of Syd Barrett: Age, Cause of Death, Date of Death, What Really Happened!

Death of Syd Barrett

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Biography - A Short Wiki

One of the founders of the experimental rock band Pink Floyd who pursued a solo career fraught with drug addiction and loneliness.

Barrett was born as the third of five children to Arthur Max Barrett and Winifred. His father was a pathologist.

How did Syd Barrett die?

Rock Singer Syd Barrett died in 2006, 60 years old. The cause of death was Pancreatic Cancer.

Information about the death of Syd Barrett
Cause of deathPancreatic Cancer
Age of death60 years
ProfessionRock Singer
BirthdayJanuary 6, 1946
Death dateJuly 7, 2006
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


I’m treading the backward path. Mostly, I just waste my time.

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If I’d stayed at college I would have become a teacher.

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Getting used to the studio and everything was fun, we freaked about alot. I was working very hard then.

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Living in Cambridge, with nature and everything, it’s so clean.

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It’s always been too slow for me. Playing. The pace of things. I’m a fast sprinter. The trouble was, after playing in the group for a few months, I couldn’t reach that point.

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