Jon Lord, former keyboardist of the rock band Deep Purple, died July 16 after battling pancreatic cancer. He was 71.
Bets known for their hit “Smoke On The Water,” Jon Lord retired from the band, Deep Purple, in 2002. His official website said he died after a pulmonary embolism, “surrounded by his loving family.” So sad.
Our thoughts are with his friends and family during this difficult time.
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