Remembering Stephen Hawking 1942 - 2018

We are waking up to the sad news today that Stephen Hawking has died peacefully at his home in Cambridge.

He was 76years old. A statement from his children read "He once said, 'It would not be much of a universe if it wasn't home to the people you love.'

"We will miss him forever."

He was a world renowned scientist with a world class sense of humour.

We've chosen just a few of his brilliant comedy cameos for you to remember him by.  

The Simpsons

He said appearing on The Simpsons was one of his proudest moments.

Stephen Hawkin was a regular on The Big Bang Theory


Little Britain - Comic Relief He teamed up with David Walliams to help raise money for Comic Relief

More news