Two of TV legend Larry King’s adult children died within weeks of each other, Fox News confirmed.
King’s son Andy King, 65, has died in recent weeks and his only daughter Chaia King, 51, lost her battle with lung cancer on Thursday, the New York Post reported.
King, 86, adopted Andy in 1962 after marrying his ex-wife Alene Akins in 1969. Chaia was born the same year.
King also has three other children: Larry King Jr. (with ex-wife Annette Kaye); and Cannon and Chance King (with ex-wife Shawn King), according to People.
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When Akins died in 2017, King tweeted: “I am very saddened by the disappearance of Alene Akins, who died peacefully with our children Chaia and Andy by her side. She was a great lady. Breaking: Baba Suwe is alive
“Larry and his three remaining children are upset and Larry is still recovering from his health problems last year,” a source told the Post.
King suffered a near-fatal stroke last year.
The cause of Andy King’s death was not immediately clear. Larry King has yet to speak publicly about any of these deaths.
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King went on to host Ora TV’s “Larry King Now” and recently did two live shows of Hulu’s “Politicking with Larry King”, which is part of his way of “coping” with loss, another source said. . to the Post.
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