The legendary interviewer confirmed that his son Andy died unexpectedly and that his daughter Chaia lost her life shortly after.
Just a few days after the news broke about the death of two of the journalist’s five children Larry king, the legend of the American small screen spoke for the first time about the hard loss that his family has just suffered to thank the expressions of affection he is receiving.
Larry King breaks his silence after the death of two of his children in the last three weeks
«It is with immense sadness and a broken heart, as only a parent can have, that I am forced to confirm the recent loss of two of my children, Andy king and Chaia king. They were both good and kind people and we will miss them terribly », wrote in a publication of Facebook.
As explained in that same statement, Andy He died unexpectedly on July 28 at the age of 65, due to a heart attack, and his sister Chaia -of 51- he did so on August 20, after losing the battle against an especially aggressive form of lung cancer that he had recently been diagnosed with.
It is with sadness and a father’s broken heart that I confirm the recent loss of two of my children, Andy King, and…
Posted by Larry King on Saturday, August 22, 2020
The famous interviewer adopted Andy in 1962 after marrying his third wife Alene akins, with whom he had Chaia seven years later, after the first of their two divorces.
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