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The Unfortunate Passing Of Larry King

The year 2020 took a lot of greats, and 2021 is beginning to follow the lead. Early this Saturday morning, award-winning TV and radio host Larry King passed away at the age of 87.



Lawrence Harvey Zeiger came from humble beginnings and started his career as a local Florida Journalist and Radio Interviewer in the ‘50s and ‘60s. After gaining popularity in the late ‘70s he was awarded his own show, The Larry King Show which was a nationwide call-in radio program on the Mutual Broadcasting System. From 1985 to 2010 he hosted the nightly interview TV program, Larry King Live, on CNN where he interviewed politicians, music artists, and Actors. King worked up until his untimely death on Politicking With Larry King.



Kings’ official Twitter announced the loss this morning with a statement from Ora Media, the TV production studio and Network that King co-founded in 2012. Although no cause of death was provided, his unfortunate passing came weeks after it was disclosed that the host tested positive and was dealing with complications from COVID-19.