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See Fans’ David Bowie Tributes Around the World

From London to Japan, the world pays its respects to the late Ziggy Stardust

A woman with an Aladdin Sane tattoo visits a mural of David Bowie in London after the singer's death.

A woman with an Aladdin Sane tattoo visits a mural of David Bowie in Brixton, South London, January 11th, 2016.

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All around the world, fans have been grieving David Bowie's loss in their own ways since the star's unexpected death on Sunday. These are some of the most moving tributes and memorials to a truly one-of-a-kind artist, from London to New York to Japan and back.

Bowie; Tribute

Berlin mourning British musician superstar David Bowie [who dies on January 10, 2016] who once lived in Berlin, fans with candles and flowers at the house where Bowie lived. Berlin, Germany, Europe, January 11, 2016 [Rechte Dritter nicht beim Fotografen, keine Haftung bei Forderungen von abgebildeten Personen oder deren abgebildeten Gegenstaenden - Third party rights not with photographer, no liability for claims from persons or their objects photographed]

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Fans in Berlin mourn with candles and flowers outside the house where Bowie once lived while making albums like 1977's "Heroes."

Bowie; Tribute

Fans grieve for David Bowie in Brixton, South London Tributes to David Bowie, Los Angeles , America - 11 Jan 2016 (Rex Features via AP Images)



A fan in L.A. weeps for Bowie.

Bowie; Tribute

MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - JANUARY 12: MK Dons pay tribute to David Bowie, who passed away on Monday, by showing his image on the giant screen as his music is played during the warm up before the Sky Bet Championship match between MK Dons and Burnley at Stadium mk on January 12, 2016 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

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English Football

The Milton Keynes Dons paid tribute to David Bowie by playing his music during the English football team's warm-up before the Sky Bet Championship match against Burnley on January 12th in Milton Keynes, England. 

Bowie; Tribute

Mandatory Credit: Photo by James Gourley/REX/Shutterstock (5530624q) A model with a David Bowie tribute Sean Suen presented by GQ China Show, London Collections Men, Autumn Winter 2016, Britain - 11 Jan 2016

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 A model with a David Bowie tribute from designer Sean Suen at a London fashion show.

David Bowie; Tribute

Glenn Gregory, center, and Tony Visconti, right, former producer for rock legend David Bowie, perform as part of the group Holy Holy, during a tribute concert playing covers from Bowie's 1970 album "The Man Who Sold The World" in its entirety, at Toronto's Opera House concert venue, on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016 in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

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An Old Friend Says Goodbye

Bowie's longtime producer, Tony Visconti (right), performs as part of the group Holy Holy at the Toronto Opera House. The group performed Bowie's 1970 album The Man Who Sold The World in its entirety.

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