Comedy queen Joan Rivers died at the age of 81 in New York. Her daughter Melissa Rivers confirmed the news and issued a statement.
The comedian-turned-fashion critic host stopped breathing due to a heart stroke while undergoing a throat surgery.
The Fashion Police host was on life support. "It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers," the comedian's daughter said in her statement.
Fans and celebrities are mourning the death of the legendary comedian; however she will still make her presence felt with her funny quotes and jokes.
Rivers' humour touched every topic, including her sex-life, plastic surgery and the ongoing Israel-Palestinian conflict.
The actress even poked fun at her frenemies and colleagues.
Her 10 Funniest jokes.
Her 10 best quotes: