Chadwick Boseman's final Tweet has become the most liked Tweet of all time

Headlines 31/08/2020

News broke on Saturday that beloved Black Panther actor Chadwick Boseman, had passed away aged 43 after a 4 year battle with colon cancer.

The news was broken by Boseman's estate on his Twitter page, and that Tweet has now become the most liked Tweet in Twitter history.

Pulling in over 5 million likes and 2 million retweets in 20 hours, the impact of the late actor's death was echoed by Twitter itself, who posted about the record-breaking Tweet on their profile.

Tributes have been flowing in since news broke of Boseman's death, with everyone from Barack Obama to Lebron James sharing messages of support.