The world lost a truly great woman this week, when it was announced that funny woman Joan Rivers had passed away at the age of 81. Joan had been in hospital for the past few days, after she stopped breathing while having throat surgery. Rivers had been kept in intensive care, on a life support machine, but it has now been confirmed that she has died.
Joan Rivers is one of the funniest women to ever walk the planet and there was nobody she was afraid to make fun of. Most of the stars Joan has had a dig at over the years took her jokes in good fun, with a lot of them now taking to Twitter to pay tribute to the late great Joan Rivers.
Russell Crowe said, "Dear Joan , 12 years being the butt of your jokes ...Then we met, had a laugh and I learned you were something amazing . Shine on. RIP (sic)." Meanwhile, Katy Perry wrote, "What's the point of wearing all these dumb costumes if Joan's not here to rip them apart RIP Joan Rivers. You are a one of a one (sic)."
Lindsay Lohan was another to pay tribute, saying, "We'd fuss but love was there. Cant believe ur gone. Love to your family. You were iconic and trailblazing. RIP Joan (sic)." While Naomi Campbell added, "Loved your amazing spirit and Drive #RIP @Joan_Rivers joanrivers #tolditlikeitis #word (sic)."
RIP Joan Rivers, you will forever be remembered as one of the greats and will be truly missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Joan Rivers.