Queen Elizabeth II departs after opening the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders’ Museum during a visit to Stirling Castle on June 29, 2021 in Stirling, Scotland.

Celebrities and political figures alike took to Twitter to share their condolences to the Royal Family and share their heartbreak over Queen Elizabeth II’s passing on Thursday (September 8).

After being put under medical watch at Balmoral castle in Scotland, the Queen, aged 96, died peacefully. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth. He has been named King to the throne of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

See what people said on Twitter below:

  • Chelsea Football Club

    “Chelsea Football Club is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We join those mourning in the UK and across the world.

    We would like to send our condolences to the Royal Family and everyone affected by this very sad news.”

  • Dana White

    “RIP Queen Elizabeth.”

  • Volodymyr Zelenskyy

    “It is with deep sadness that we learned of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of the [Ukrainian] people, we extend sincere condolences to the
    @RoyalFamily, the entire United Kingdom and the Commonwealth over this irreparable loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.”

  • Justin Trudeau

    “It was with the heaviest of hearts that we learned of the passing of Canada’s longest-reigning Sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. She was a constant presence in our lives – and her service to Canadians will forever remain an important part of our country’s history.”

  • Rep. Eric Slalwell

    “On her 21st birthday, Queen Elizabeth II vowed to dedicate her life to the public service of the British people. For 75 years she kept that promise, and her country — and the world — was better off because she did. Rest In Peace, Queen Elizabeth.”

  • Rahul Gandhi

    “My condolences to the people of UK and the Royal Family on the passing away of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

    She had a long and glorious reign, serving her country with utmost commitment and dignity.”

  • Jimmy Carter

    “Her dignity, graciousness, and sense of duty have been an inspiration, and we join the millions around the world in mourning a remarkable leader.”

  • Rishi Sunak

    “Thank you.

    For a lifetime of service to our country, for showing us what duty means and for always putting the country and commonwealth first.

    There will never be another like Queen Elizabeth II.”

  • Tim Cook

    “There is nothing more noble than to devote your life to the service of others. We stand with the people of the UK and Commonwealth in honoring the life and dedication to duty of her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. May she rest in peace.”

  • Pelé

    “I have been a great admirer of Queen Elizabeth II since the first time I saw her in person, in 1968, when she came to Brazil to witness our love for football and experienced the magic of a packed Maracanã.

    Her deeds have marked generations. This legacy will last forever.”

  • Nancy Pelosi

    “Today, Americans join the people of the United Kingdom in mourning the sad passing of Queen Elizabeth II. Over her seven decades on the throne, Her Majesty was a pillar of leadership in the global arena and a devoted friend of freedom.”

  • Bill Gates

    “I feel honored to have met HM Queen Elizabeth, and I am very sad to hear of her passing. My deepest condolences to the Royal Family and the British people.”

  • Rahul Kohli

    “Not a fan of the monarchy, nor am I gonna contribute to this twitter pile on to see whose crass joke gets the most engagement. Rest in peace Queen Elizabeth II, my condolences to her family.”

  • Misha Collins

    “After guiding her country through an historic 70-year reign spanning 14 US presidents and 15 Prime Ministers, #QueenElizabethII has earned her rest. My heart is with her family and the commonwealth.

    God welcome the queen.

    #RIPQueenElizabethII”

  • Boris Johnson

    “This is our country’s saddest day. In the hearts of every one of us there is an ache at the passing of the Queen, a deep and personal sense of loss — far more intense, perhaps, than we expected.”

  • Paris Hilton

    “The original girl boss. One of the most inspirational women. The end of an era. RIP .”

  • Nicki Minaj

    “RIP, QUEEN.”

  • Mick Jagger

    “For my whole life Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II has always been there. In my childhood I can recall watching her wedding highlights on TV. I remember her as a beautiful young lady, to the much beloved grandmother of the nation. My deepest sympathies are with the Royal family.”

  • Rick Astley

  • Barack and Michelle Obama

    “Like so many of you, Michelle and I are grateful to have witnessed Her Majesty’s dedicated leadership, and we are awed by her legacy of tireless, dignified public service. Our thoughts are with her family and the people of the United Kingdom at this difficult time.”

  • Reese Witherspoon

    “Rest in Peace Queen Elizabeth II.”

  • The Rolling Stones

    “The Rolling Stones extend their deepest sympathy to the Royal family on the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, who was a constant presence in their lives as in countless others.”

  • Kris Jenner

    “Rest In Peace, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Graceful, dedicated, elegant, unforgettable. Today and always we will remember her as one of the greatest leaders our world has ever seen. I send my love and condolences to the Royal Family.”

  • Michelle Rodriguez

    “I’ve always admired the english crown, striving for the idea of human perfection. No one’s perfect, but the discipline & sacrifice shown by this true Iron Lady has always been a prime example of striving for it. She’ll be missed, tough act to follow.”

  • Rudy Giuliani

    “I am sad to hear of the passing of Queen Elizabeth. She lead with grace and dignity. I spent time with her and accepted an honorary knighthood on behalf of NYers and all Americans. My sincere condolences to the Royal Family and the people of the UK.”

  • Robert Irvine

    “Such an Amazing Leader, selfless in her dedication to not only our Nation but the world . #Restinpeace Ma’am.”

  • Sean Lennon

    “No matter what your views are on the Monarchy of the UK or monarchy in general, Queen Elizabeth II was an absolutely incredible human being and I truly believe this planet was a better place with her in it. Being royalty does not make you better or worse than anyone else…”