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PHOTOS: Remembering the 'Late Show with David Letterman'

David Letterman has had some memorable guests on the show. Here are some of our favorites.
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    Tina Fey drops by to give David Letterman a very special send off.

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    Richard Simmons, reacts to an explosion under his vegetable steamer, during a demonst|Getty Images

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    Borat, the fictional Kazakhstani journalist portrayed by comedian Sacha Baron Cohen, |

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    David Letterman added the sixth "Emmy" to the Late Show collection on the Late Show |Getty Images

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    Dan Rather, anchor and managing editor of the CBS Evening News, is comforted by Late |Getty Images

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    Howard Stern in full drag on the Late Show with David Letterman, December 20, 1995.

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    Dennis Rodman gives Dave a new look on the Late Show with David Letterman, August 20,|Getty Images

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    Drew Barrymore turns to the audience after flashing host David Letterman during the A|Getty Images

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    Bill Murray spray paints Dave's desk on the first taping of the Late Show with David |Getty Images

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    Vice President Al Gore cracks an ashtray with a hammer on the Late Show with David Le|Getty Images

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    Actress Helen Mirren chats with Dave about the Oscars and her new Broadway play "The |Getty Images

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    David Letterman, Penn Jillette, Teller (Penn & Teller), stage manager Biff Hender|Getty Images

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    Musician Liberace, host David Letterman, musician Bob Dylan onstage March 22, 1984.

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    David Letterman dresses up in a marshmallow costume on September 2, 1988.

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    Robin Williams shares a laugh with Dave on the Late Show with David Letterman.

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    The Late Show with David Letterman celebrates its 20th Anniversary on Thursday with B|Getty Images

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    The new host of "The Tonight Show" Jay Leno, host David Letterman on May 7, 1992.

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    Comedian Jay Leno, host David Letterman on April 13, 1987.|Getty Images

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    President Barack Obama and David Letterman speak during a break in the taping of the |Getty Images

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    Bill Murray attempts a field goal on New York's 53rd Street with Late Show host David|Getty Images

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    David Letterman and Harrison Ford ride horses named Chase and Shane outside the Ed Su|Getty Images

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    David Letterman in 1980.|Credit Getty Images

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    Joaquin Phoenix, waves to the audience during his interview with Late Show host David|Getty Images

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    Protesters demostrate outside the "Late Show With David Letterman" at the Ed Sullivan|Getty Images

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    David Letterman warms up his NBC studio audience prior to the taping of his popular 1|Getty Images

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    People stand outside of the Ed Sullivan Theater during a taping of the Late Show with|Getty Images

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    David Letterman sits at his desk on the television series 'Late Night with David Lett|Getty Images

After 33 years, the Late Show with David Letterman will be coming to an end.

RELATED: Fans and celebrities gather for David Letterman's last show

Through those many years and more than 6000 episodes, Letterman has had a wide variety of guests ranging from presidents to entertainers to trick performing pets.

Here's a look backon David's career on the Late Show.


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