Larry King Announces Death of Younger Brother Marty Ziegler

Larry King’s younger brother Marty Ziegler passed away on Tuesday.

The 83-year-old television host and personality shared the sorrowful news on his Twitter account with a picture of the two brothers smiling together on a car ride.

‘My dear, wonderful, younger brother Marty died today. A terrific father, husband, grandfather, brother and friend. I’ll miss him every day,’ Larry captioned the photo.

Larry and Marty were born and raised in Brooklyn, New York to Aaron and Jennie Ziegler. The brothers both attended Lafayette High School.

Their father died of a heart attack at the early age of 44. Their mother raised the brothers alone afterwards.

SOURCE: Daily Mail