The iconic showbiz star – whose impressive career spanned over 50 years and enjoyed musical hits as well as shows Blind Date and Surprise Surprise – has passed away.
Surprise Surprise and Blind Date star Cilla Black has died aged 72, it was announced today.
Cilla, who also had two number one singles at the start of a showbiz career stretching over 50 years, died in Spain.
A Spanish police spokeswoman confirmed today that Cilla had died at her home Spain, The Mirror reports.
She said: “I can confirm the death of British national Priscilla White, aged 72.”
“We are still awaiting autopsy results but everything at this stage is pointing towards her death being the result of natural causes.”
Cilla – a long term friend of fellow TV presenter Paul O’Grady and other LGBT sta