Legendary talk and radio show host Larry King died at age 87 on Saturday, January 23. The Larry King Live star was hospitalized for COVID-19 on January 2.
“With profound sadness, Ora Media announces the death of our co-founder, host, and buddy Larry King, who passed away this morning at age 87 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles,” King’s official Twitter announced.
The statement continued, “For 63 years and across the platforms of radio, television and digital media, Larry’s many thousands of interviews, awards, and international acclaim stand as a testament to his unique and lasting talent as a broadcaster. Moreover, while it was his name appearing in the shows’ titles, Larry always viewed his interview subjects as the true stars of his programs, and himself as merely an unbiased conduit between the guest and audience. Whether he was interviewing a U.S. president, foreign leader, star, scandal-ridden personage, or an everyman, ……
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