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David Bowie's Son Breaks His Social Media Silence On Father's Death

Bowie's son, Duncan Jones, said he was taking a break from social media following his father's death. He returned briefly over the weekend.

By Matt Moreno | January 18, 2016

After taking a hiatus from social media following his father's death, David Bowie's son, Duncan Jones, made a brief appearance on Twitter over the weekend. 

Jones retweeted a thank you note from a doctor who said he was able to connect with a patient because of the musician.

The note thanks Bowie for his music and his strength throughout his battle with cancer. (Video via Columbia Records)

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Bowie died Jan. 10 at the age of 69.

Prior to Jones' retweet of the note, the last thing he'd posted on Twitter was this heartfelt message: "Very sorry and sad to say it's true. I'll be offline for a while. Love to all."

This video includes images from Getty Images and Gage Skidmore / CC by 2.0 SA

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