Sid Caesar Dead: Comedy Legend and Actor Dies at 91

February 12, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Sid Caesar, a comedy legend and actor who was born in 1922, has passed away.

Caesar, also a musician, is best known for his roles in “Grease” and “It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World.”

Larry King announced Caesar’s passing on Wednesday.

He was 91.

“Sorry to learn about the passing of Sid Caesar-a dear friend, a comic genius & an American classic,” King said. “There will never be another one like him.”

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