Rick Parfitt


Age: 68

guitarist for the English rock band Status Quo whose musical partnership with Francis Rossi spanned five decades and made Status Quo one of British rock's most enduring acts, which found global success with hits including Rockin' All Over The World and Whatever You Want, but who had been due to launch a solo career with an album and autobiography planned for 2017.

Cause of Death: Complications from a shoulder injury

Born: October 12, 1948

Died: December 24, 2016

Marbella, Spain