Danny Aiello Has Passed Away

Actor Danny Aiello, known for his roles "Do The Right Thing" and "The Godfather Part II," has died on Thursday night.

According to TMZ, he died at a medical facility in New Jersey where he was being treated for a sudden illness. The report says he was dealing with an infection related to an injection site and passed away shortly after his family left following a visit.

CBS Sunday Morning did a great feature piece with him back in 2014 called "Figuring Out Danny Aiello." If you haven't seen that, you can watch the video below.

Aiello was 86 years old, and is survived by 3 children and his wife Sandy, who he married in 1955.

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