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Celebrities tweet reactions to Steve Jobs' death

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The world lost one of its most iconic innovators today when Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple Inc. and former CEO of Pixar Animation Studios, died at the age of 56. Word of his passing spread like wildfire after it was posted on Apple’s website, and celebrities en masse have taken to Twitter to commemorate his genius. We’ll be adding to this post as the night goes on, as more celebrities use their iPads and iPhones to tweet messages of fond remembrance.

Jon Favreau: ”We lost a man of true vision today. Condolences to the whole Apple family.”

Ashton Kutcher: ”I never thought I could be so busted up about the loss of someone I never met. #stevejobs”

Alec Baldwin: “Sad about Steve Jobs. On par with Henry Ford, Carnegie and Edison.”

Jimmy Fallon: “Thank you, Steve Jobs, for all of the fun and amazing ways you made our lives better….Sent from my iPhone.”

Howard Stern: “Steve Jobs was a true original. So Sad. A tremendous loss.”

Ryan Seacrest: “ ‘Have the courage to follow ur heart & intuition. They already know what u truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.’ - Steve Jobs”

Neil Patrick Harris: “Rest in peace, Steve Jobs. Your genius will live on for generations to come…”

Patton Oswalt: “RIP Steve Jobs. Closest thing we had to Tony Stark.”

Damon Lindelof: “Steve Jobs. On behalf of every dreamer sitting in his or her garage who is crazy enough to try to change the world, you will be missed.”

Lee Unkrich (director of Toy Story 3): “History will remember Steve Jobs for what he gave to the world. I will remember him for what he helped give my daughter: a healthy heart.”

John Hodgman (the PC in the Mac/PC ads): “Everything good I have done, I have done on a Mac.”

Dianna Agron: “We never met, yet I stand beside members of this giant playground that you discovered for us. We use it every day, never tiring of the sand.”

Jesse Tyler Ferguson: ”So sad to hear about the brilliant Steve Jobs passing. RIP. Sent with love from my iPhone.”

Jeff Probst: “Watching the Steve Jobs tribute on CBS. Amazing how much this man helped change our lives. What we’re doing right now.”

Mindy Kaling: “Hard not to think how much Steve Jobs could’ve done with more years. So sad. You’re the best, Steve.”

Danny DeVito: “Steve Jobs miss you from the planet have you with me every day on earth”


Ian Somerhalder: ”My heart and gratitude go out,like so many of us,to Steve Jobs and his family. You Sir are one of the greatest minds the world will ever see”

Tory Burch: “Saddened by the loss of #SteveJobs. A true visionary and inspiration.”

Terry Moran: “ ‘I want to put a ding in the universe.’ –SteveJobs. Fair to say the universe has been good and dinged.”

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