Monty Hall, co-creator and host of “Let’s Make a Deal,” dead at 96

Monty Hall arrives at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala at the Palm Springs Convention Center on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in Palm Springs, Calif. 

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Monty Hall, best known for co-creating and hosting “Let’s Make a Deal,” has died of heart failure, his agent said Saturday. He was 96.

The long-time host was also well-known for his charity work, including work with Variety Clubs International and the Muscular Dystrophy Association.

Hall was born in Manitoba, Canada. 

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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