LOS ANGELES - SEPTEMBER 5: Comedian Norm Crosby performs at the 39th Annual Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon at CBS Television City on September 5, 2004 in Los Angeles, California.

Norm Crosby died at the age of 93 on Saturday (November 7).

The comedian was well known for his popular use of malaprops. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Crosby died of heart failure at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Crosby spent over five decades working in comedy and appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson over 50 times.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Joan, his sons, Andrew and David, and his grandchildren, Jack and Lily.