According to the rumor going viral on social media platforms, American TV personality Jimmy Fallon is dead. So what is the truth? is Jimmy Fallon actually dead or alive? Stay tuned to our web page in order to know the truth behind this hoax making rounds on the internet.
#RipJimmyFallon was trending on Twitter since yesterdayk. People thinking jumped to the conclusion without verifying the authenticity of the news that Jimmy Fallon has passed away or not. This led to more and more people falling for the rumors and being fooled.
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The truth behind Jimmy Fallon’s death news?
He is alive, healthy, and sound and doing well at his residence right now. Nothing has happened to the host of the Tonight Show. Nothing has happened as mentioned in the rumors claiming that he passed away suddenly.
On Monday, November 14, 2022, Rumors about his death started floating on the web. After that many people fell for a fake Tweet and started spreading this fake news. As of we know now that the rumors are fake and Jimmy Fallon is alright and safe. He is alive and sound.
About the #RIPJimmyFallon trend
RIPJimmyFallon has been trending on Twitter for a few days and people were fooled by someone that Jimmy Fallon died suddenly and it was widely accepted by the people is more shocking. The fake news has been spreading like fire since he is a well-known host of a popular TV show and he is adored by almost everyone around the world. So the rumor was spreading since Monday and has reached at peak right now.
Seeing the large number of people paying respect to Fallon through their tweets, led to many Internet users believing that he actually passed away and started paying tributes to him. This turned into a chain of reaction and people started tweeting this led to #RIPJimmyFallon trending on Twitter.
How did the Rumors Start
The rumor about the death of Jimmy Fallon started when a fake tweet by someone was made. In that Tweet there was a picture of the TV star Jimmy Fallon and his dog with the following caption: “It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of the late-night legend, husband, and father of two, Jimmy Fallon. 1923-2022.”
People started pouring their prayers for him and starting tweeting and paying respect through their tweets on the internet. Many of those users who tweeted to pay respect to him were even having a Blue tick. This made other people believe that Fallon is actually no more.
But luckily the rumor was fake. Fallon showed up on his show named The Tonight Show after the rumor got viral. He even urged Elon Musk to remove the hashtag #RIPJimmyFallon.
Debunking the Death Hoax of Jimmy Fallon
Fallon is actually 48 years old but the fake post claimed his age as 99. The viral post mentioned the wrong year of birth for the comedian. The fake Tweet regarding the death news of Fallon was completely fake as it said that Fallon was born in 1923 but he was actually born in 1974.
Fallon is such a popular celebrity on American television. If any such case of happening, someone from his representatives would have come forward to announce the news and not a fake account.
Therefore, People would have already realized that the news was not real but fake