Profession: Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Why Famous: The lead vocalist, songwriter and bassist for the British rock band Pink Floyd.
- 1993-07-28 Pink Floyd musician Roger Waters (49) weds Pricilla Phillips
- 2012-01-14 Pink Floyd vocalist Roger Waters (68) weds filmmaker Laurie Durning
- 1967-03-11 Pink Floyd releases 1st single "Arnold Layne"
- 1967-05-12 1st quadraphonic concert by Pink Floyd at the Games for May concert in London
- 1967-10-01 Pink Floyd arrive in New York for their first US tour
- 1968-02-18 David Gilmour joins rock group Pink Floyd
- 1973-03-01 Pink Floyd release their album "Dark Side of the Moon", since sold over 45 million copies
- 1975-09-25 Pink Floyd's concept album "Wish You Were Here" reaches No. 1 in the US, goes on to sell 13 million copies
- 1979-02-07 Pink Floyd premiere their live version of "The Wall" in Los Angeles
- 1979-11-23 Pink Floyd's "The Wall" released, sells 6 million copies in 2 weeks
- 1980-01-18 Pink Floyd's album "The Wall" hits #1
- 1980-05-02 Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in Wall (Part II)" is banned in South Africa
- 1982-02-13 Pink Floyd's album "Dark Side of the Moon" marks 402 weeks in the album charts
- 1990-07-21 Pink Floyd's "The Wall" is performed where the Berlin Wall once stood