Final tweet on Chadwick Boseman’s account is the most liked on Twitter

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The final tweet posted to Chadwick Boseman’s account is now the most-liked post in Twitter history.

The tweet was a black and white photo of the star, along with an official announcement of his death from colon cancer.

Twitter also made the announcement via tweet, referring to it as “A tribute fit for a King.”

Boseman was known for a number of roles, including that of Black Panther in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Marvel was among those posting tributes in the wake of his death.

Respect was also paid by Marvel Comics’ rival, DC Comics.

Twitter also reinstated the “Black Panther” hashtag emoji in the wake of the star’s death.