Fox News founder, former chairman, and CEO, Roger Ailes has died.
He was 77-years-old.
In a statement by his wife, Elizabeth, she says, “I am profoundly sad and heartbroken to report that my husband, Roger Ailes passed away this [Thursday] morning. Roger was a loving husband to me, to his son, Zachary, and a loyal friend to many.”
His career spanned more than five decades.
He was forced out of the company over sexual assault allegations last July.