MICHIGAN (FOX44) - The man known as "Doctor Death" died today at a hospital in Michigan.
Jack Kevorkian died around 2:30 this morning
We're told his niece, lawyer, and friend were with him.
Kevorkian was hospitalized last month with pneumonia and kidney problems.
He became known worldwide for assisting more than 100 terminally ill patients commit suicide.
He served eight years in prison for second degree murder. He was freed in 2007.
Kevorkian was 83.