On Wednesday 17th February 2021, Kathryn Adams Limbaugh announced the death of her husband, Rush Limbaugh, on his talk radio show.

Rush Limbaugh was an American radio personality, conservative political commentator, author, and television show host, most known for hosting “The Rush Limbaugh Show.”

His wife Kathryn told fans that Rush’s death, aged 70, was as a result of “complications from lung cancer.”

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Rush Limbaugh dies aged 70

On Wednesday 17th February, Rush Limbaugh’s wife, Kathryn Adams Limbaugh, announced the death of her husband, saying:

“It is with profound sadness I must share with you directly that our beloved Rush, my wonderful husband, passed away this morning due to complications from lung cancer.”

Kathryn informed fans of the news at the beginning of “The Rush Limbaugh Show,” where she took to the microphone to share her statement.

Speaking about Rush, Kathryn said: “Rush was an extraordinary man, a gentle giant, brilliant, quick-witted, genuinely kind, extremely generous, passionate, courageous, and the hardest working person I know.”

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Did Rush Limbaugh have children?

Despite it being reported by Boston Magazine that Rush Limbaugh once said that “marriage is about raising children. That’s the purpose of the institution,” the radio personality did not have children.

Throughout his career, Rush Limbaugh issued several apologies for his comments on the appearances of several former US Presidents’ children, including Chelsea Clinton and Amy Carter.

Speaking about Amy Carter, he had previously said: “You know, she may be the most unattractive presidential daughter in the history of the country.”