After NFL legend Frank Gifford died Sunday at the age of 84, tributes and remembrances poured in on Twitter.
The New York Giants player and Hall of Famer, who also served as a sportscaster for Monday Night Football, died of natural causes at his home in Connecticut. His wife, Today co-host Kathie Lee Gifford, tweeted that she was “deeply grateful” for the “outpouring of grace.”
Many of her Today Show colleagues shared their condolences online, as did celebrities like Ellen DeGeneres, Kendall Jenner, and Donald Trump.
Deeply grateful to all 4 ur outpouring of grace. We r steadfast in our faith & finding comfort in knowing where Frank is. Phillippians 4:13.
— Kathie Lee Gifford (@KathieLGifford) August 9, 2015
— Hoda Kotb (@hodakotb) August 9, 2015
I will always remember Frank Gifford’s grace, self-deprecating wit and love of his family. So much to so many. pic.twitter.com/81ePwZ2Kbl
— Al Roker (@alroker) August 9, 2015
My heart breaks for my colleague and friend Kathie Lee Gifford & her family for the loss of Frank. We are praying and thinking of them today
— Carson Daly (@CarsonDaly) August 9, 2015
very sad day. Rest in Peace to my Godfather. The legend, Frank Gifford.
— Kendall Jenner (@KendallJenner) August 9, 2015
Wonderful Frank Gifford has just passed away at age 84. He was my friend and a truly great guy! Warmest condolences to family.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 9, 2015
No! Frank Gifford! You will be missed. Rest with the angels, sir.
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) August 9, 2015
Sending love to @KathieLGifford over the loss of her husband, Frank. You are in our thoughts today.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 9, 2015
My heart goes out to Kathy Lee and the family right now. Hall of Famer Frank Gifford has passed at 84. https://t.co/9XzRLW6oXG
— Lance Bass (@LanceBass) August 9, 2015
— Questlove Gomez (@questlove) August 9, 2015
Frank Gifford was an awesome gentleman. My prayers are with @KathieLGifford and their kids.
— Maria Shriver (@mariashriver) August 9, 2015
So sorry to hear of the passing of Frank Gifford one of the very good guys. Prayers for his family. To Frank godspeed pic.twitter.com/ybKLKcVbTh
— Nancy Sinatra (@NancySinatra) August 9, 2015
RIP Frank Gifford.I got the privilege 2 hang out with him and his family with my grandpa at a Giants game when I was little.Such a great guy
— Pete Davidson (@petedavidson) August 9, 2015
— Larry King (@kingsthings) August 9, 2015
RIP Frank Gifford and sending love to our friend @KathieLGifford.
— billy eichner (@billyeichner) August 9, 2015
• Frank Gifford, NFL Hall of Famer and sportscaster, dies at 84