American television personality Larry King died at the age of 87. This is reported in his Twitter-account.
His company, Ora Media, announced his death on social media, writing that the host passed away today, January 23, at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. The message does not indicate the cause of death of the TV presenter.
Earlier it was reported that King was hospitalized with the coronavirus.
In 2017, the TV presenter spoke about the fight against lung cancer. In April 2019, he underwent angioplasty, and last year he suffered a stroke. From 1985 to 2010, King hosted his own show, Larry King Live, on CNN. He later created Larry King Now, which is broadcast on Hulu and RT America. King has won two Peabody awards, received an Emmy, and has his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.