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Charles Krauthammer Dies at Age 68

Charles Krauthammer Dies at Age 68”

He would use those same writing skills as a columnist for the Washington Post and commentator for Fox News.

Krauthammer announced on June 8 that doctors had given him just weeks to live.

The Post announced Thursday that he died of cancer at the age of 68. This is the final verdict.

The Pulitzer Prize victor revealed earlier this month that he was in the final stages of cancer.

Krauthammer wrote that he had been recovering from surgery previous year to remove a cancerous tumor in his abdomen, and while he has been "gradually making my way back to health", recent tests showed that cancer has returned and was spreading rapidly.

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Charles Krauthammer was a celebrated political analyst, a Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and an author. "I am grateful to have played a small role in the conversations that have helped guide this extraordinary nation's destiny", he wrote in the Post.

Krauthammer was a conservative political commentator who appeared on various Fox News programs.

"I leave this life with no regrets. My fight is over", he wrote in a statement. It was a wonderful life - full and complete with the great loves and great endeavors that make it worth living. "Our thoughts and prayers are with his beloved wife Robyn and his son Daniel", she added.

"I made one promise to myself on day one - I was not going to allow it to alter my life", he said.



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