Keith Emerson’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Nov 2, 1944

Death Date

Mar 10, 2016

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death

Suicide

Place of Death

Mar 10, 2016

Profession

Composer

The composer Keith Emerson died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

One of the most technically accomplished rock keyboardists, and composers who was a member of the bands The V.I.P.’s, The Nice, and Emerson, Lake & Palmer. He has been featured on several film soundtracks, including Nighthawks, Inferno, and Godzilla: Final Wars.

He had two sons, Aaron and Damon, with Elinor Emerson, whom he married in 1969 and later divorced.

Quotes

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I’ve broken my nose, I’ve broken ribs. You name it. In fact, we just got back from South America, and I fell over a monitor speaker on the stage and almost ended up in the front row of the audience. I managed to sprain my wrist on that one but luckily nothing was broken.

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I’ve never written a book before.

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We can all put weight on or lose weight.

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I’ve gone through hell and back.

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Next year I’m going to be a guesting soloist with orchestras all over Europe, to start off with.