Celebrities React to Astronaut John Glenn's Death
News reports came in this week that John was in the hospital, but no immediate case of death has been revealed. Ohio Governor John Kasich confirmed John‘s death.
Since the news broke, celebrities have been taking to Twitter to share their condolences for the deceased.
Aren’t many Heroes left: WWII & Korean War Fighter Pilot. Marine Colonel. NASA Astronaut. Senator. Married 73 yrs. John Glenn RIP 1921-2016
— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) December 8, 2016
God speed, John Glenn. Hanx.
— Tom Hanks (@tomhanks) December 8, 2016
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John Glenn was the kind of American hero who's legend will live forever. #Ohio
— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) December 8, 2016
Today we lost a great pioneer of air and space in John Glenn. He was a hero and inspired generations of future explorers. He will be missed.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 8, 2016
God's speed, John Glenn. Your legacy is eternal. RIP #johnglenn
— jason alexander (@IJasonAlexander) December 8, 2016
— Lance Bass (@LanceBass) December 8, 2016
John Glenn, one of the truly great explorers passed into the great unknown. May his spirit, whose restlessness expanded our horizons, RIP.
— Dan Rather (@DanRather) December 8, 2016
John Glenn was a true American hero, a great public servant and a great man who I was blessed to call my friend.
— Maria Shriver (@mariashriver) December 8, 2016
Over and out John Glenn. Thanks for your dignity and bravery and for opening the universe to all of us. The heavens are now yours.
— Lewis Black (@TheLewisBlack) December 8, 2016
RIP John Glenn, 95.
War hero, Astronaut, Senator.
A great American. pic.twitter.com/aa0Y9WdWOR
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) December 8, 2016