Larry King on the day he celebrated his 86th birthday in November 2019 in Beverly Hills.
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Larry king, the famous American television presenter died this Saturday at the age of 87 in a hospital in Los Angeles, where he was admitted after testing positive for coronavirus.
– Larry King (@kingsthings) January 23, 2021
According to his relatives reported this Saturday in a statement shared on social networks in the communicator’s profiles, King “died this morning at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles after a tough battle against the coronavirus.”
He was hospitalized since the end of December 2020, according to various media.
The legend of the TV from the United States, who was born in New York and spent 25 years on CNN with his popular show “Larry King Live“He fought before with a heart attack, stroke and cancer.
His prominence as a communicator even led him to be part of The Simpsons.
King, in addition to his extensive media career, was famous for his suspenders and for being a loyal fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers, where he was frequently seen in the front row of seats at the stadium.
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