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    Posted on 27 Apr 2018

    Get The Tissues Ready, Steve Irwin Just Got His Walk Of Fame Star And His Daughter's Speech Was Emotional

    Yeah I'm crying, but you're probably going to as well.

    More than a decade after his tragic death, Steve Irwin has been awarded a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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    The ceremony, which took place this morning, was attended by Terri, Bindi, and Robert Irwin, who celebrated Steve's legacy and message of wildlife conservation.

    @BindiIrwin / Via Twitter: @BindiIrwin

    Speaking on behalf of her family, an emotional Bindi said, "We try to continue Dad's legacy each and every day, and we want to make sure that everything he lived and died for continues on into the future."

    STEVE SHINES: An emotional Irwin family unveiled Steve Irwins star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today. @BindiIrwin cried tears of joy when she spoke of how proud she was of her father and his legacy. #TenNews https://t.co/nAGE0XCcW8

    @TerriIrwin / Via Twitter: @TerriIrwin

    "I have to tell you that I never in my wildest dreams imagined that this would become a reality."

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    "And this is such an honour as a family to continue in Dad's footsteps."

    Australia Zoo, which is owned by the Irwins and became famous through the wildlife documentary series The Crocodile Hunter, earlier tweeted this compilation in honour of Steve.

    We are all gearing up for Steve’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Ceremony. This is a tremendous honour, celebrating Steve’s legacy & his message of conservation that Terri, Bindi & Robert continue to share every day. Join the us tomorrow at 6320 Hollywood Boulevard. We can’t wait🐊 https://t.co/oyjaeRk1Np

    Well done, Steve. Australia will always be proud of you. ❤️

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