(CNN) — Wednesday is a bittersweet day for Carrie Fisher fans.

While her latest film, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is rocking the box office, December 27 marks the one-year anniversary of the famed actress’s death.

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Actress Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia Organa character and actor Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker character from “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope” are shown on screen at the Orleans Arena May 29, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Fans and celebrities took to social media to pay tribute to Fisher, who died of undetermined causes after suffering a cardiac event on a flight from London to Los Angeles. She was 60.

“Star Wars” co-star Mark Hamill tweeted images of Fisher, including a drawing of her dressed as royalty, holding her beloved dog Gary and flipping the bird.

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SAN DIEGO, CA – JULY 10: Actress Carrie Fisher and more than 6000 fans enjoyed a surprise “Star Wars” Fan Concert performed by the San Diego Symphony, featuring the classic “Star Wars” music of composer John Williams, at the Embarcadero Marina Park South on July 10, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images for Disney)

In the caption Hamill quoted his character Luke Skywalker’s line to Fisher’s character, his sister Princess Leia, in “The Last Jedi”: “No one’s ever really gone.”

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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – OCTOBER 11: American Actress, Carrie Fisher poses for a portrait during her “Wishful Drinking” tour at the Sydney Observatory Hotel on October 11, 2010 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

One fan wrote, “She will always be our Leia, whether a Princess or a General. She is now One With The Force. RIP Carrie Fisher.”

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American actress, writer, and humorist Carrie Fisher (1956 – 2016), 28th September 1977. (Photo by John Mitchell/Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Fisher’s mother, Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds, died the day after her daughter.

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HENDERSON, NV – FEBRUARY 27: Actress Carrie Fisher (L) and her mother, actress Debbie Reynolds, arrive for Dame Elizabeth Taylor’s 75th birthday party at the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Las Vegas on February 27, 2007 in Henderson, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

In August Fisher’s daughter, actress Billie Lourd, talked about the tragedy during an interview with Town & Country magazine.

“I love being my mother’s daughter, and it’s something I always will be,” she said, “but now I get to be just Billie.”

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