Famed Psychic Sylvia Browne Dies at 77 - NBC Bay Area

Famed Psychic Sylvia Browne Dies at 77



    Renowned psychic Sylvia Browne, a mainstay of television, radio and the author of several best-selling books, died early Wednesday at Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose, Calif., according to her official website. She was 77.

    The famous psychic made frequent appearances on programs like "Larry King Live" and "The Montel Williams Show" for nearly 25 years, gaining a mass following of fans with a fondness for the paranormal, according to NBC News. 

    "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," according to a message on her website.

    Brown was a native of Kansas City, Mo., and had said her psychic abilities first began when she was just 3-years-old.

    A private memorial service will be scheduled, according to her website.