Twitter was once again transformed into a virtual funeral home Tuesday as thousands of users seized the day to remember actor Robin Williams on the one-year anniversary of his death. By 10:00 this morning, #RobinWilliams was the number one trending topic in the U.S.
Some users took the opportunity to help those struggling with suicidal thoughts—Williams committed suicide on August 11, 2014:
Most people, however, just focused on Williams’ incredible body of work, spotlighting favorite roles and beloved characters:
Some of Williams’ co-stars also penned tributes to the actor. Sarah Michelle Gellar, who played Williams’ daughter on the sitcom The Crazy Ones, posted a photo on Instagram of the famous park bench from Williams’ film Good Will Hunting, along with a Ralph Waldo Emerson quote and the caption “You succeeded RW.”