When news of Robin Williams' unexpected death broke Monday evening, Twitter was filled with tributes from fans, fellow comics, other celebrities and President Obama.
Locally, seven of the top 10 trending topics on Twitter were based on Robin Williams by Tuesday morning.
Here are some of the tweets posted in honor of Williams.
"Robin Williams was an airman, a doctor, a genie, a nanny ... and everything in between. But he was one of a kind." —President Obama— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) August 12, 2014
Heartbroken. Robin Williams was one of the brightest, most loving %26 wonderful people I've ever been blessed to know. We'll miss you.— Monica Potter (@monicapotter) August 11, 2014
I could not be more stunned by the loss of Robin Williams, mensch, great talent, acting partner, genuine soul.— Steve Martin (@SteveMartinToGo) August 11, 2014
I remember seeing Robin W on that first Happy Days and thinking that is the funniest coolest person I have ever seen. All bets were off.— Judd Apatow (@JuddApatow) August 12, 2014
No words.— Billy Crystal (@BillyCrystal) August 12, 2014
We lost Robin...1st witnessed his genius as he created Mork B4 our eyes in 2 hrs on set. A Force. A Sweet Soul. A Brilliant Artist. RIP— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) August 12, 2014
Robin Williams was like no other ..To watch him create on the spot was a privilege to behold.. Robin you are an angel now !!! REST IN PEACE— Henry Winkler (@hwinkler4real) August 11, 2014
And never have so many responded to any tweet I ever sent--such is the esteem in which the genius Robin Williams was held.— carl reiner (@carlreiner) August 12, 2014
R.I.P. Robin The World will be too quiet without the laughter you bring .Our problem is not healthcare it's the fight for mental healthcare— Howie Mandel (@howiemandel) August 12, 2014
Robin Williams warmed hearts with joy %26 laughter ... Millions of smiles will be lost with his passing. He was a good egg %26 fun to work with.— Dr. Phil (@DrPhil) August 12, 2014
I can’t believe the news about Robin Williams. He gave so much to so many people. I’m heartbroken.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 11, 2014
Absolutely stunned to hear the news about Robin Williams. It's unimaginable to me that we've lost such a genuinely funny and sweet man.— Conan O'Brien (@ConanOBrien) August 12, 2014
He was Sweet LOVELY,Man. He ran high voltage,Mind Always Going, It was who he was.I Know Well..Many X's from High There is Only Low.So Sad😥— Cher (@cher) August 11, 2014
I am heartbroken at the loss of Robin Williams, a man who provided me, my family, and the world with so many happy moments.— Dr. Mehmet Oz (@DrOz) August 11, 2014
His heart was as big as his genius. So sad. Rest in Peace Robin Williams.— bob saget (@bobsaget) August 11, 2014