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‘Old Man’ From ‘Pawn Stars’ Has Died at 77

Richard Harrison, a man best known as a part of the show Pawn Stars has passed away at the age of 77. This morning, Harrison’s son Rick said ”The Old Man’ Harrison passed away this morning surrounded by those he loved. He will be tremendously missed by our family, the team at Gold & Silver Pawn and his many fans the world over.”

 

Richard Benjamin ‘The Old Man’ Harrison passed away this morning surrounded by those he loved. He will be tremendously missed by our family, the team at Gold & Silver Pawn and his many fans the world over. He was my hero and I was fortunate to get a very cool ‘Old Man’ as my dad. That I got to share him with so many others and they got to see what a great family man he was is something I am grateful to have experienced with him. He lived a very full life and through the History television show ‘Pawn Stars’ touched the lives of people all over, teaching them the value of loving your family, hard work and humor. We appreciate everyone’s thoughts and prayers and ask that we are provided some privacy at this time.

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Harrison’s appearances had been limited over the last couple of seasons. ‘Old Man’ moved to Vegas back in the early ’80s and opened the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop with his son, Rick.



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