Regis Philbin, the legendary television host, has tragically past away.

Philbin died at the age of 88, just one month short of his 89th birthday.

The iconic TV host will certainly not be forgotten any time soon.

Rest in peace.

Regis Philbin has died.

The television icon died this weekend aged 88.

He was a friendly face to most of the USA.

The legendary TV host had a career spanning decades but was best known for Live! with Regis and Kelly, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, and America's Got Talent.

His family confirmed the news of his death.

The Philbin family revealed to People:
We are deeply saddened to share that our beloved Regis Philbin passed away last night of natural causes, one month shy of his 89th birthday.

They continued:

His family and friends are forever grateful for the time we got to spend with him – for his warmth, his legendary sense of humor, and his singular ability to make every day into something worth talking about. We thank his fans and admirers for their incredible support over his 60-year career and ask for privacy as we mourn his loss

Rest in peace Regis.

Our thoughts go out to the Philbin family at this hard time. A true icon.