Comedian Gilbert Gottfried dies

The comedian died after a long illness.

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried died at the age of 67.

He spent part of his life in acting.

He gave his unique voice to Disney's Aladdin

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried's publicity and longtime friend Glenn told the press that Gottfried died of cardiac arrest.

There was always a gleam in Got Fried's eyes.

The phrase "too soon" was never used in his vocabulary, be it natural disasters or terrorist attacks.

As Goethe Freud told NPR in 2011, "That's an Iranian saying, tragedy is equal to plus time comedy."

Gottfried was also an actor.

Comedian Dan Cook wrote, "Gilbert Goethe Freud was never funny. He was a sweet man, always friendly and made a lot of people happy."