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Stars of sport -- and far beyond -- pay tribute to Yogi

<p>NEW YORK - OCTOBER 28: Dr. Jill Biden, Yogi Berra and first lady Michelle Obama are seen on the field during pre-game ceremonies prior to Game 1 of the 2009 World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium October 28, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Rich Pilling/MLB Photos via Getty Images)</p>

NEW YORK - OCTOBER 28: Dr. Jill Biden, Yogi Berra and first lady Michelle Obama are seen on the field during pre-game ceremonies prior to Game 1 of the 2009 World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium October 28, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Rich Pilling/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Within minutes of news that New York Yankees Hall of Famer Yogi Berra had died Tuesday night, stars from the worlds of sport and entertainment began to pay tribute. While Berra's accomplishments on the field were legendary, they were perhaps eclipsed by the legend he built after his playing days, with his impact spanning far beyond the walls of Yankee Stadium.

Here are some of the tributes paid on social media:

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