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Playboy founder Hugh Hefner died of natural causes

Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner, the founder of the international adult magazine, Playboy, has died, due to natural causes.

The 91-year-old is reported to have died peacefully at his Los Angeles home on Wednesday.

According to the BBC, Hugh’s son, Cooper has paid homage to his late father, saying that Hugh live an “exceptional and impactful life as a media and cultural pioneer”.

Hugh Hefner

Hugh began publishing Playboy magazine in 1953 and it went on to become the biggest selling men’s adult magazine in the world.

He later founded his company, Playboy Enterprises Inc.

Hugh was known for living a grand life, throwing lavish parties in his mansion, always surrounded by his Playboy bunnies, and not forgetting those silk pyjamas.


RIP to the number one Playboy Hugh Hefner