On Jan. 23, the legendary speak present host’s firm Ora Media introduced his dying in a statement on King’s social media. “With profound disappointment, Ora Media broadcasts the dying of our co-founder, host, and good friend Larry King,” the message learn, “who handed away this morning at age 87 at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles.”
This heartbreaking information comes three weeks after King was hospitalized with coronavirus. On Jan. 3, King was discharged from the ICU, although he remained hospitalized amid his battle with COVID-19.
As information of his dying emerged on Jan. 23, lots of King’s colleagues, previous interviewees and followers took to social media to pay tribute to him. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo additionally tweeted, “Larry King was a Brooklyn boy who turn out to be [sic] a newsman who interviewed the newsmakers. He performed over 50,000 interviews that knowledgeable Individuals in a transparent and plain approach. New York sends condolences to his household and lots of buddies.”