It is with a heavy heart that we inform you of the recent passing of beloved television host #RegisPhilbin at 88 years old!
According to People Magazine, Regis passed away Friday evening due to natural causes.
Regis family has confirmed the news this morning within a forwarded statement,”We are deeply saddened to share that our beloved Regis Philbin passed away last night of natural causes, one month shy of his 89th birthday.”
“His family and friends are forever grateful for the time we got to spend with him – for his warmth, his legendary sense of humor, and his singular ability to make every day into something worth talking about. We thank his fans and admirers for their incredible support over his 60-year career and ask for privacy as we mourn his loss.”
Regis will forever remain a household name as he has successfully created a career for himself that spans over multiple decades. From morning talk shows to evening game shows, Regis will never be forgotten!