Close BREAKING: Playboy Founder, Hugh Hefner dies at 91 WUSA 11:27 PM. EDT September 27, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST According to Playboy, Hugh M. Hefner died today. He was 91-years-old. American Icon and Playboy Founder, Hugh M. Hefner passed away today. He was 91. #RIPHef pic.twitter.com/tCLa2iNXa4— Playboy (@Playboy) September 28, 2017 There is no further information at this time. © 2018 WUSA-TV CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Inside the chaos: Police release Las Vegas body cam footage FEMA takes back thousands in hurricane aid money Men risked their lives to save Maryland woman in Vegas shooting WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO Dramatic video of Las Vegas concert shooting Md. woman loses eye, in coma after Las Vegas massacre FBI profiler: Vegas shooting similar to Texas Tower massacre Allegations of racism, favoritism at PGPD prompt DOJ investigation Woman on a mission to clean up community-one cart at a time Tuesday night weather webcast Father of local shooting victim talks about daughter's call from hospital More Stories Shutdown continues into workweek, as Senate talks drag on Jan 21, 2018, 10:09 a.m. 2 taken into custody after man set on fire in Annandale, Va. Jan 21, 2018, 4:38 p.m. A warm start to the week, rain Monday night into Tuesday AM Feb 18, 2016, 10:28 a.m.