On Sunday night, news broke that NBA legend Kobe Bryant, 41, and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, were among the nine people who died in a helicopter crash outside Los Angeles. The loss of Bryant, who attended Lower Merion high school, where he gained fame on the court as a young player, shook fans around the country.

Cartoonists from across the world reacted to the news by drawing tributes to the father and daughter, who went by the nicknames Mamba and Gigi.

Cartoon by Osama Hajjaj.
Osama Hajjaj
Cartoon by Osama Hajjaj.
Cartoon by Bill Day.
Bill Day
Cartoon by Bill Day.
Cartoon by Bob Englehart.
Bob Englehart
Cartoon by Bob Englehart.
Cartoon by Signe Wilkinson.
Signe Wilkinson
Cartoon by Signe Wilkinson.
Cartoon by Dave Whamond.
Dave Whamond
Cartoon by Dave Whamond.
Cartoon by Manny Francisco.
Manny Francisco
Cartoon by Manny Francisco.