Gilbert Gottfriend passes away at 67

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By WVUA 23 Digital Reporter Kyrsten Eller

The famous comedian and actor Gilbert Gottfried passed away as he had been battling an undisclosed illness for a long time.

Gottfried rose to fame in the 1990s with his stand-up comedy, and he was known for his distinct voice which landed him roles in Disney’s “Aladdin” and “The Fairly Odd Parents.”

He leaves behind his wife and two children. He was 67 years old.

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