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Comedian Eddie Large dies after contracting COVID-19

 Entertainment Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:01 PM, 3 April 2020  

British comedian Eddie Large dies at 78

British comedian Eddie Large dies at 78

British comedian Eddie Large died after suffering from COVID-19 (coronavirus), he was suffering from heart diseases for a long time before being contracted to the deadly virus. He was 78.

Ryan, son of the comedian, said he was placed at the intensive care unit (ICU) of the hospital after being infected with the coronavirus. He died there. 

The official statement of his death from Eddie Large’s family says, “We will miss Large a lot." We talked to him every day in the hospital. He achieved many things in this lifetime. Has received the love of billions of people. He loved to make people laugh. May peace be upon him.”

Eddie Large’s real name is Edward Hugh McGinnis, a popular face of BBC One from 1978 to 1991. His ‘Little and Large’ show with another comedian Sid Little got huge popularity.

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