Celebrities express their condolences after Jerry Lewis' death

The comedian and actor died Sunday at age 91.

ByJoi-marie Mckenzie and Tara Gimbel
August 20, 2017, 3:04 PM
PHOTO: Jerry Lewis poses during the photocall for "Max Rose" at the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 23, 2013.
Jerry Lewis poses during the photocall for "Max Rose" at the 66th annual Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 23, 2013.
Guillaume Horcajuelo/EPA

— -- Comedian and actor Jerry Lewis died Sunday, his publicist confirmed to ABC News. He was 91.

"Sadly I can confirm that today the world lost one of the most significant human beings of the 20th century," his rep Mark Rozzano said.

When news broke of his death, fellow comedians and celebrities took to social media to remember Lewis. Here's who remembered the funny man, whose career spanned seven decades and touched generations.

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