TV show ‘Jackass’ star Vincent Margera dead at 59

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LOS ANGELES, Cal.–TMZ has reported that Vincent Margera, the uncle of Bam Margera who appeared in the popular MTV show “Jackass,” died Sunday morning at 6:45 a.m. He was 59.

Vincent became famous for the many pranks he pulled off with Bam on the TV show and “Jackass” movies.

Vincent struggled  with kidney and liver failure for several years. He fell into a coma last month and was never able to make a full recovery.