Pink Floyd lead guitarist who departed for a solo career.
Barely making enough to survive, he toured through Spain and France.
Rolling Stone ranked him #11 on their 2011 list of Greatest Guitarists of All Time.
He got married to Ginger Gilmour on June 5, 1975, after their divorce in 1990, he remarried Polly Samson on July 29, 1994.
He is a member of Pink Floyd with Roger Waters.