Radio personality and Conservative Talk-show personality Rush Limbaugh has died of lung cancer according to reports. 

He was 70 years old.

Limbaugh started the “Rush Limbaugh Show” in 1988 with 56 stations. At its height, the show was on over 600 stations and reached over 27 million listeners weekly.

Limbaugh who was unapologetic in his views became a driving force in Conservative news and commentary for over 33 years.

In that time period, he wrote several best selling books, had a successful television show, and even appeared on ESPN’s “Sunday NFL Countdown”