By Eliana Dockterman
February 27, 2015

Leonard Nimoy, who earned legend status for playing the original Spock on Star Trek, died on Feb. 27. From hi co-pilot and co-star William Shatner to Zachary Quinto, who inherited his pointy ears in the Star Trek reboots, celebrities took to Twitter to bid farewell.

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If Thug Roddenberry had a hand in two plots, would #StarTrek reign on enemies w/ Two Spocks?…get it? Tu-Spock? #VulcansFinest #RIPLeonardNimoy

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Live long and prosper. -Spock

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