Who was Gilbert Gottfried? Comedian and Actor Dies at 67, Cause of Death, Net worth, Wife, Age, Family

Gilbert Gottfried was an excellent American stand-up comedian and actor. He is known for his shrill voice and impressive crude humor. His numerous roles are of voicing the parrot Iago in the Aladdin animated films and series,

He had also voiced Digit LeBoid in Cyber chase, Kraang Subprime in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Know what cause his death in the following lines.

Gilbert Gottfried Death. How Did He Die?

On April 12, 2022, Gottfried age 67 lost his life in the Manhattan borough of New York City. after suffering from recurrent ventricular tachycardia by type II myotonic dystrophy.

Gilbert Gottfried Age, Family, and Early Life

His real name is Gilbert Jeremy Gottfried. His age was 67 at the time of his death. He was born in the Brooklyn borough of New York City on February 28, 1955. He is the son of Lillian Zimmerman (mother) and Max Gottfried (father).

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His father and grandfather were the owner of the store, above which the family lived. He was raised in a strict Jewish household. Besides him, Gilbert had a younger brother; Arlene Gottfried.

Gilbert Gottfried Career, What is his profession?

At the age of 15, Gilbert Gottfried started to perform standup comedy in New York and became known in the area as the comedian’s comedian.

In 1980, he became one of the cast members in the famous show; Saturday Night Live for season 6.  Later, he went on to make his name in the American entertainment world. Gilbert made his official acting debut with the film; The House of God where he played the role of Paramedic in the year 1984.

However, Gottfried got instant after giving his voice to Iago in the 1992 Disney animated series; Aladdin. Apart from this, he could be seen appearing in TV shows such as Cosby, Son of Beach, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Are You Afraid of the Dark? and many more.

Which school did he go to?

Gilbert Gottfried has not disclosed much information related to an academic degree and educational details remain a mystery.

Was Gilbert Gottfried Married? Who is his wife?

Yes, Gilbert Gottfried was a happily married man. He is married to his longtime girlfriend;  Dara Kravitz. The duo tied their wedding knot in 2007.

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The couple has been dating and was in a relationship since the early 1990s. They first met up with each other during the Grammy Awards Party. The couple is also blessed with two kids. Their names are Lily (Daughter) and Max (Son).

Gilbert Gottfried Net Worth, How much does he earn?

At the time of this article, Gilbert Gottfried’s net worth is estimated to be $ 8 million.  He is able to earn such a massive fortune from his awesome comic skills and his voice in several TV shows.

Was he available on any kind of social media platform?

Gilbert Gottfried is also active on social media sites. He has amassed more than 113K+ fan followers on his Instagram account (@realgilbert).

Body Appearance of Gilbert Gottfried’s Height, Weight

HeightIn Feet: 5 Feet 5 Inches
Centimeter: 165 cm
Meter: 1.65 m
Hair colorBlack
Eye colorBrown
WeightKilogram: 70 kg
Pound: 154 lbs
Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Gilbert Gottfried’s you should be known

Relationship StatusMarried
WifeDara Kravitz (m 2007)

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