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Bob Barker, Long time Host of 'The Price is Right,' Died at His California Home at 99

Bob Barker. Photo/IMDb

Bob Barker, the long-time host of the game show "The Price is Right," passed away at 99. Bob hosted the popular show for 35 years. Bob is credited for making "The Price is Right" one of the most watched and long-standing television game shows ever. He also emceed the Miss Universe and Miss America pageants for many years. The famous host made an unforgettable appearance alongside Adam Sandler in Happy Gilmore, among other opportunities throughout his career in the entertainment industry.

According to Deadline, his "Long-time publicist Roger Neal has said that, in accordance with his client's wishes, there will be no public services. The long-time game show host and animal activist died at his Hollywood Hills home on Saturday of natural causes at age 99. Barker will be laid to rest next to his wife, Dorothy Jo Gideon, at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in the Hollywood Hills."

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