Comedian Gilbert Gottfried dies at 67 following 'a long illness,' family confirms

Comedian and actor Gilbert Gottfried, well-known for performing in a signature voice in movies, such as Aladdin and Problem Child, and in TV shows, including Saturday Night Live, died. He was 67. The Gottfried family announced his death in a statement on Tuesday, saying, "We are heartbroken to announce the passing of our beloved Gilbert Gottfried after a long illness. In addition to being the most iconic voice in comedy, Gilbert was a wonderful husband, brother, friend and father to his two young children. Although today is a sad day for all of us, please keep laughing as loud as possible in Gilbert's honor."

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