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. © 2017 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 Md. pastor speaks out after gunman shoots at church Nov 17, 2017, 6:18 p.m. Students defend teacher accused of pulling off… Nov 17, 2017, 6:19 p.m. Mild Saturday with some showers but most overnight Saturday Feb 18, 2016, 10:28 a.m.