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PHOTOS: David Bowie and Iman through the years

The couple shared a special bond for over 20 years.
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    Unveiling of the 1991 Holiday Windows at Barneys|Getty Images

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    David Bowie and Iman during "Shakes The Clown" Los Angeles Premiere at Academy Theate|Getty Images

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    CFDA Awards, New York City|Getty Images

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    David Bowie and Iman during Cork Street Art Exhibition of David Bowie's Work at Cork |Getty Images

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    Iman and David Bowie during "Basquiat" New York City Premiere at Paris Theater in New|Getty Images

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    Bowie receives a star on the world famous Walk of Fame in Hollywood,|Getty Images

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    David Bowie and Iman are on hand for premiere of movie "Meet Joe Black" at the Ziegf|Getty Images

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    Cocktail Reception to Celebrate Colin McDowell's New Book 'Manolo Blahnik' in New Yor|Getty Images

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    Iman and David Bowie attend the premiere of "Hannibal" in NYC.|Getty Images

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    "Gangs Of New York" world premiere at The Ziegfeld Theatre, New York City.

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    David Bowie and Iman during David Bowie "Reality Tour" at Madison Square Garden.

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    Iman and David Bowie during Interview Celebrates The Publication of Andy Warhol's Int|Getty Images

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    CFDA, 2005, NYC|Getty Images

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    Metropolitan Opera 2006-2007 Season Opens At Lincoln Center|Getty Images

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    17th Annual Glamour Women of the Year awards at Carnegie Hall in New York, sponsored |Getty Images

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    Food Bank of New York Can-Do Awards Dinner Honoring The Edge and Jimmy Fallon

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    "Superheroes: Fashion and Fantasy" Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum |Getty Images

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    Hammerstein Ballroom during Keep A Child Alive's 6th Annual Black Ball hosted by Alic|Getty Images

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    DKMS' 5th Annual Gala: Linked Against Leukemia honoring Rihanna & Michael Clinton|Getty Images

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    CFDA, 2010, NYC |

On Monday the world received notice of the passing of musician and songwriter David Bowie from cancer. Fans and celebrities took to social media to share special moments, memories and photos of the celebrated musician.

Bowie’s wife and supermodel Iman shared a powerful message to her Instagram a day before the legendary singer’s death.

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The picture reads:

“Sometimes you will never know the true value of a moment until it becomes a memory."

On Sunday, Iman shared another message to her fans and followers just hours before David Bowie’s death was announced to the public.

The post reads:

“The struggle is real, but so is God.”

Iman and David Bowie have been married for 22 years and the couple was always seen together at many movie premiers, art openings, award shows and other events. The two frequently attended events together — appearing to genuinely enjoy each other’s company.

Metro looks back at David Bowie and Iman together through the years.

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