Kris Jenner and Hoda Kotb Pay Emotional Tribute to Kathie Lee Gifford and Late Husband Frank Gifford on Their Shared Birthday
Kathie Lee Gifford turned 62 on Sunday, the day that also would have been her late husband Frank Gifford's 85th birthday
Kotb shared a photo of Kathie Lee and the former New York Giants running back, who died last Sunday due to natural causes.
Just a day after Frank’s death, Kotb broke down in tears while talking about Frank on Today. The host has been publicly supporting Kathie Lee in the days following the tragic news.
Kathie Lee’s longtime friend Kris Jenner also sent her well-wishes on Sunday, sharing a photo with the star on Instagram.
“Happy Birthday to my beautiful friend Kathie Lee,” she wrote. “I wish you peace and understanding. I know it’s Frank’s birthday today too. I wish I was there with you today. Big hug my angel.”
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Kathie Lee released a statement shortly after Frank’s passing last weekend, asking for privacy and prayers.
“We rejoice in the extraordinary life he was privileged to live, and we feel grateful and blessed to have been loved by such an amazing human being,” the statement said.