Gilbert Gottfried has passed away at the age of 67.
His family confirmed the news in a statement on Twitter.
"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."
The cause of death has not been released at this time.
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