However, none of the Star Wars legend’s role had a greater impact on generations of young girls — and boys — than Princess Leia.
Following the 60-year-old’s passing, thousands of parents celebrated her most famous role by sharing photos of their daughters and sons dressed up as the iconic character!
Parents nationwide took to Twitter to honor Fisher’s beloved character, with many noting the positive influence the powerful princess had on them and their children.
This outpouring of love proves that while Fisher may be gone, her legacy as Leia will continue to live on and inspire many generations to come!
Ch-ch-check out all the adorable mini-Leias (below)!
In honor of Carrie post pics of you or your feisty daughters dressed up like Princess Leia. I want to see em all. I’ll start. #CarrieFisher pic.twitter.com/1u63OHRWir
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Single Mom Survives (@SnglMomSurvives) December 27, 2016
My kids were brought up w plenty of Leia in their lives (like our reenactment at a SW exhibit). I’m sad but happy for her legacy #RIPCarrie pic.twitter.com/olNnihvAFt
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Chase (@ChasejustChase) December 27, 2016
Thank u #CarrieFisher for teaching my daughter to aim high. She feels like the galaxy is the limit thanks to #princessleia #ripcarriefisher pic.twitter.com/fIzDmaoGX4
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Treehousethreadsblog (@treehouseblog) December 28, 2016
AH-Mazing!! Of course, Leia isn’t just an inspirational figure to the young girls of today.
Women who were kids when the first Star Wars hit theaters also took to social media to share vintage photos of them dressed up as the princess:
Digging up this photo of me, dressed like my favorite movie character, in memory of Carrie Fisher. Sad to hear this news. #RIPCarrieFisher pic.twitter.com/BI4ggxuWqR
├óΓé¼ΓÇ¥ Sylvia Kirkwood (@SylSyl2299) December 27, 2016
Which little Leia is your favorite?
[Image via LucasFilm.]