The convincted fraudster has died in custody.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons has confirmed that he passed Wednesday while in custody at a federal facility in North Carolina.
Madoff was there serving a 150-year sentence following his 2009 criminal case and subsequent conviction.
The controversial figure’s passing has brought with it a lot of mixed reactions.
He famously ran an extensive Ponzi scheme swindling investors out of billions of dollars over many years.
It’s believed he died from kidney failure.