Grumpy Cat may be gone, but the memes that helped evoke her fame.
Grumpy Cat, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, died Tuesday due to "complications from a recent urinary tract infection" Owners attended a statement published on feline's official social media accounts on Friday. She was 7.
"Despite the care of the best professionals as well as of her loving family, Grumpy encountered complications from a recent urinary tract infection, which unfortunately became too hard for her to overcome," reads the family's statement.
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"Grumpy Cat has helped millions of people smile all over the world," it continued.
Grumpy, who has 2.4 million followers on Instagram, inspired some of the most popular memes on social media after her permanent dissatisfied expression was first shared by Reddit six years ago. New York Times.
INTERNET SENSATION GRUMPY CAT, 7, DEATH AFTER COMPLICATIONS FROM INFECTION
The cat quickly became viral and spawned an innumerable number of memes. The cat's popularity grew to such heights, she was later called Friskies' official "spokescat", which also noted that she was later in a life-time movie called "Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever" and a once graced the cover of New York Magazine.
Although there have been discrepancies over how much the cat was supposedly worth. The estimates have ranged from $ 1
After the news of the cat's death, many people went to social media to share some of the cat's most fun moments.
Fox News & # 39; Paulina Dedaj and Fox Business & # 39; Kathleen Joyce contributed to this report.