Former ‘Price is Right’ host Bob Barker turns 93

LOS ANGELES (KRON) — Ever wonder what happened to “The Price is Right” host Bob Barker?

Now on Monday, the TV legend turned 93 years old.

After leaving the show in 2007 and being replaced by Drew Carey, Barker has made sporadic appearances on the popular CBS game show, including an April Fools guest-hosting spot.

In 2015, was walking with a little bit of pain after being treated and released from a hospital for a fall he suffered outside his Hollywood home, his publicist said Wednesday. Barker tripped and hit his head on a sidewalk.

Given all the celebrity deaths in 2016, some took to social media thinking Barker had died when they saw his name trending.



But Barker is alive and well.

He was also known for this role in the movie “Happy Gilmore.”


Barker began hosting “The Price is Right” in 1972.

Happy Birthday, Bob!

Associated Press contributed to this report.

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