Known as The Old Man and The Appraiser, Richard Benjamin Harrison Jr. was born on March 4, 1941, in Danville, Virginia. He was an American businessman and reality television personality. Richard and his son, Rick Harrison,53, opened the World Famous Gold & Silver Pawn Shop in 1989, which they co-owned until his last breath on June 25, 2018.
Richard's son, Rick said to a gossip monger,
Richard Benjamin ‘The Old Man’ Harrison passed away this morning surrounded by those he loved. He will be tremendously missed by our family, the team at Gold & Silver Pawn and his many fans the world over. He was my hero and I was fortunate to get a very cool ‘Old Man’ as my dad,”
Loss of such a talented person has saddened us a lot. Rest In Peace Richard Harrison.