Frank Gifford dies at 84. R.I.P. the sport legend, football star and Kathie Lee’s husband

Frank Gifford dies at 84. R.I.P. the sport legend, football star and Kathie Lee’s husband

Tragic news shaken the society on Sunday, August 9. The famous sportscaster and football star, who formerly played for New York Giants, died at 84.

Tragic news shaken the society on Sunday, August 9. The famous sportscaster and football star, who formerly played for New York Giants, died at 84.

Former NFL star and longtime sportscaster Frank Gifford dies at 84

Former NFL star and longtime sportscaster Frank Gifford dies at 84

The beloved husband of Kathie Lee Gifford, who is a co-anchor of Today Show, passed away on Sunday at the age of 84. His family paid tribute in a statement that was released the same day. They said:

It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father and friend, Frank Gifford. Frank died suddenly this beautiful Sunday morning of natural causes at his Connecticut home. We rejoice in the extraordinary life he was privileged to live, and we feel grateful and blessed to have been loved by such an amazing human being. We ask that our privacy be respected at this difficult time and we thank you for your prayers.

Later Katie Lee posted on her Twitter page the words of gratitude to all who grieve for her husband Frank Gifford.

Kardashians and Jenners are close friends with Griffords. Frank Gifford was Kendall Jenner’s godfather and she shared a message of grief for him along with words of love and respect to his family on Twitter following the tragic news.

Frank Gifford was a real sport legend. He spent 12 years playing on the New York Giants and became one of the most famous NFL sportscasters after retiring from the football field. In 1977 his name was inducted to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

A lot of celebrities, stars and just friends of the family paid their respect to the fallen sport legend.

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