BEL AIR, Calif. (MEDIA GENERAL) – From family to NASA to actors, everyone is taking to Twitter to mourn the death of the man best-known as Mr. Spock, Leonard Nimoy. Nimoy died at 83 on Friday in his Bel Air home.
His granddaughter, Dani, posted this message to Nimoy’s own Twitter account following news of his death.
“Hi all, as you all know, my Grandpa passed away this morning at 8:40 from end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was an extraordinary man, husband, grandfather, brother, actor, author-the list goes on- and friend. Thank you for the warm condolences. May you all LLAP. – Dani”
And, the tributes kept coming all day long.
Congressman for South Carolina’s Third Congressional District
Zachary Quinto (the actor who played Spock in the last two Star Trek films)