Chris Jericho Announces Another Tragic Loss

Today marks a poignant moment in television history as the iconic Bob Barker has passed away at the age of 99. With his legendary tenure as the charismatic host of “The Price Is Right,” Barker etched an unforgettable era in the annals of television, captivating audiences for decades. As the world bids farewell to this television luminary, the legacy he leaves behind remains unparalleled.



Bob Barker’s final moments were marked by tranquility, as he peacefully departed due to natural causes in his Hollywood Hills residence. His spokesperson, Roger Neal, conveyed the somber news, stating,

“It is with deep sorrow that we announce the departure of Bob Barker, the unrivaled Master of Ceremonies, who has graced us with his presence.”

Barker’s illustrious career is studded with remarkable achievements, including an impressive collection of 19 Daytime Emmy Awards. He was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award in 1999, solidifying his status as an iconic figure. Additionally, his remarkable contributions earned him a spot in the Television Academy’s Hall of Fame in 2004. Chris Jericho also paid tribute to Bob Barker on Instagram.

What a brutal week. Sorry to hear about the passing of the legendary #BobBarker, who by far was the BEST guest host in #WWERaw history. He is also the only guy who almost made me break on camera. See if u can notice when in this clip! Thank u Bob for everything you contributed to show business and for loving and respecting pro wrestling as an art form! @wwe

The news of Bob Barker’s passing sparked an outpouring of tributes from around the world. The void left by his departure is deeply felt by those who cherished the entertainment he brought into their lives for many years. Barker’s ability to engage, entertain, and connect with audiences left an indelible mark on television history, making his legacy one that will forever be cherished.


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Harrison Carter
Harrison Carter
Harrison Carter has been a huge pro wrestling fan since 2002, and it's been his first love ever since then. He has years of writing experience for all things pro wrestling. His interests outside of wrestling include films, books and soccer.

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