Renowned British interviewer and journalist David Frost died this weekend while giving a speech on the Queen Elizabeth cruise ship. He was 74. Politicians on both sides of the pond, celebrities, journalists, and admirers of all stripes paid tribute on Twitter.
RIP David Frost. That Was The Man That Was brilliant.
— olivia wilde (@oliviawilde) September 1, 2013
Only got to know him quite recently, but I liked and admired David Frost. Stunned to hear of his passing.
— Harry Shearer (@theharryshearer) September 1, 2013
— Robin Leach (@Robin_Leach) September 1, 2013
David Frost, one of our greatest ever broadcasters has died. http://t.co/w3Jlycpv2D I only met him once. It was an honour.
— Tom Watson (@tom_watson) September 1, 2013
Sir David Frost's Greatest TV Moments http://t.co/Nmfoe2XXw4
— SkyNews (@SkyNews) September 1, 2013
RIP Sir David Frost > friend, hero, bon viveur, Arsenal fan and the greatest, ballsiest, most seductively charming TV interviewer ever.
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) September 1, 2013
@piersmorgan Probably the only time I agree 100% with you.A great man.
— Jill Hudson (@dialadike) September 1, 2013
Sir David Frost – a life well and truly lived. RIP
— Gabby Logan (@GabbyLogan) September 1, 2013
— jon ronson (@jonronson) September 1, 2013
— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) September 1, 2013