Legendary TV talk show host Larry King has on Saturday died at the age of 87 as revealed on his official Twitter handle.
The post continues by confirming that he passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles with the cause of death not yet revealed.
- Larry King mourns death of daughter Chaia and son Andy
- Dwayne Johnson, wife, children test positive for COVID-19
- Larry Madowo showered with praises as he departs BBC
“With profound sadness, Ora Media announces the death of our co-founder, host, and friend Larry King, who passed away this morning at age 87 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles,
For 63 years and across the platforms of radio, television and digital media, Larry’s many thousands of interviews, awards, and global acclaim stand as a testament to his unique and lasting talent as a broadcaster.” read the post.
Larry King became a household name following his 25-year-old career at CNN as he interviewed various leaders and celebrities at the time.
According to the family, Larry termed the interview subjects as the true stars iof the programs and himself as the medium between the guest and the viewers.
Leading to his death, the former talk show host battled a number of health issues including lung cancer back in 2017 and COVID-19 in January this year.
Several celebrities mourned the legendary tv host terming him as a true heroe who inspired many to become who they are today.