Renowned psychic and bestselling author Sylvia Browne died Wednesday in a northern California hospital, according to her website.
Browne, who made appearances on programs like “Larry King Live” and “Unsolved Mysteries,” died Wednesday morning in San Jose, California, the site reported.
Her son, Chris, confirmed her death to TMZ, saying she passed away while surrounded by family and friends.
For more than 17 years, Browne, who grew up in Kansas City, Mo., charmed TV viewers with her claimed spiritual psychic ability self-realized at the age of 3, according to her website.
“For many years she shared her gift with friends and family, gaining a reputation for accuracy with her trademark down-to-earth approach and sense of humor and became very well-known for helping people even before moving to California in 1964,” according to her site.