Syd Barrett

Rocker Syd Barrett Full Name: Syd Barrett


Profession: Rocker
Why Famous: Best known as one of the founding members of the band Pink Floyd.

Born: January 6, 1946
Star Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cambridge, England

Died: July 7, 2006 (aged 60)
Cause of Death: Pancreatic cancer

Historical Events in the Life of Syd Barrett

  • 1967-03-11 Pink Floyd releases 1st single "Arnold Layne"
  • 1967-10-01 Pink Floyd arrive in New York for their first US tour

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