Music Stars Remember Gene Wilder on Social Media

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Gene Wilder photographed in 1979.

Following word of Gene Wilder's death, tributes began pouring in on social media on Monday (Aug. 29). 

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Musicians, comedians, actors and more all weighed in on the world's loss of an icon, making it perfectly clear Wilder was loved by stars across all creative mediums. From Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers to Steve Martin and Margo Price, here are just some of Wilder's honors on social media. 


Thank you for bringing joy, love and laughter for so long... So grateful... #GeneWilder

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