Spontaneous Tributes To Steve Jobs Show Up Around The World

Steve Jobs obit Apple Store Santa Monica

Photo: AP

As the world found out that Steve Jobs had died, tributes sprung up near Apple Stores and in other locations around the world.As this sample makes clear, Jobs was loved and respected all over the world. It’s hard to imagine any other business leader getting these kinds of spontaneous memorials.

Flowers were piled on this bench on Apple's campus in Cupertino.

People drew on the sidewalk outside the Jobs' house in Palo Alto.

People also left flowers outside Jobs' home.

About 100 people showed up for an iPhone-lit vigil in Dolores Park, San Francisco.

The Apple Store in downtown San Francisco was peppered with post-it notes containing messages of remembrance.

This message was scrawled on the window of an Apple Store in Santa Monica, CA.

People left these icons outside the Apple Store in a mall in Pasadena, CA.

This tribute was outside an Apple Store in Reston, Virginia.

Sydney, Australia.

Lots of flowers outside the Apple Store in Beijing.

People left tributes outside this Apple Store in New York.

A lone bouquet in Tokyo.

In Hong Kong, they turned the light in the sign off.

Now, check out what some famous people said about Steve Jobs.

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.

Tagged In

features sai-us