Political world mourns loss of comedian Jerry Stiller
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Politicians and at least one country are mourning the loss of comedian Jerry Stiller after his son, actor Ben Stiller, announced his death on Monday.

Stiller, best known for his role on the sitcom “Seinfeld," where his character introduced the "Festivus" holiday, died at the age of 92. Fans paying him tribute on Twitter span the political world, ranging from former Sen. Al FrankenAlan (Al) Stuart FrankenMeet the Democrats' last best hope of preserving a House majority Franken rules out challenge against Gillibrand for Senate seat Franken targets senators from both parties in new comedy tour MORE (D-Minn.) to the country of Israel.

"I’m sad to say that my father, Jerry Stiller, passed away from natural causes," Ben Stiller tweeted. "He was a great dad and grandfather, and the most dedicated husband to Anne for about 62 years. He will be greatly missed. Love you Dad."

Others marking Stiller's death on Monday include a member of the anti-President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump lawyers to Supreme Court: Jan. 6 committee 'will not be harmed by delay' Two House Democrats announce they won't seek reelection DiCaprio on climate change: 'Vote for people that are sane' MORE Lincoln Group and Sen. Patrick LeahyPatrick Joseph LeahyFormer US attorney considering Senate run in Vermont as Republican The Hill's 12:30 Report: Sen. Kaine, drivers stranded in I-95 backup Senate delays vote as DC hit by snowstorm MORE (D-Vt.).