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Legendary Actor Gilbert Gottfried Dies At Age 67

04/12/2022 12:00 AM EDT by WBLS Staff
This is so sad. Legendary actor Gilbert Gottfried passed away at the age of 67. According to reports, the Brooklyn native was battling a long illness until the time of his death.The announcement of Gottfried’s passing was made on the actor’s social media page. “We are heartbroken to announce the passing of our beloved Gilbert Gottfried after a long illness. In addition to being the most iconic voice in comedy, Gilbert was a wonderful husband, brother, friend, and father to his two young children. Although today is a sad day for all of us, please keep laughing as loud as possible in Gilbert’s honor.” https://twitter.com/RealGilbert/status/1513960910217486342?s=20&t=dJRUdnutXrCEelfh4AIhxAGilbert Gottfried is known for his iconic voice and for his role as Iago in the Disney movie, “Aladdin”. We will keep his loved ones in our thoughts and prayers.