Saturday, June 15 2024

Bob Barker, who hosted The Price Is Right for 35 years, died aged 99

Bob Barker
 
Bob Barker, who hosted the US game show The Price Is Right for 35 years, has died at the age of 99.
HDN Team
 
The Price is Right is the longest-running game show on US television and is watched every weekday by audiences in other countries.
 
Barker was its smiling face from the first series in 1972 until 2007. He won 19 Emmy awards during a radio and TV career that spanned six decades.
 
He died of natural causes at his home near Los Angeles, his agent said.