The world lost Nelson Mandela on Thursday evening, but his legacy will forever live on. From Eva Longoria to Ricky Martin, here are 13 celebrities who have paid their respects to the iconic figure:
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The world has lost someone truly inspiring. Rest in peace Nelson Mandela— Enrique Iglesias (@enrique305) December 5, 2013
Meeting Nelson Mandela at his house in Johannesburg was a truly memorable moment in life for me. He was an angel. pic.twitter.com/PaIX362rYX— Fergie (@Fergie) December 5, 2013
There is a party in heaven. Angels are celebrating. The one and only #NelsonMandela has arrived. RIP— Ricky Martin (@ricky_martin) December 5, 2013
Today the world lost one it's greatest leaders. Rest in peace Mandela...— Eva Longoria (@EvaLongoria) December 5, 2013
RIP Nelson Mandela. You are now truly free. God Bless and enjoy the heavens. Tell Celia Cruz hello for me and azucaaaaarrrr— Pitbull (@Pitbull) December 5, 2013
We lost a legend....
Just saw the news#RIPNelsonMandela. “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” ― Nelson Mandela— Cameron (@CameronDiaz) December 6, 2013
"It always seems impossible until its done"- Nelson Mandela Angel your impossible work, that u made possible is now done. RIP— bella thorne (@bellathorne) December 5, 2013
RIP Nelson Mandela, who truly changed the world with his sacrifice...it was an honor to have been in his presence. pic.twitter.com/gqgvABNcuL— Gloria Estefan (@GloriaEstefan) December 5, 2013
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others" #Mandela— Tatyana Ali (@TatyanaAli) December 5, 2013