02/13/2014 04:53 pm ET

Conan's Tribute To Sid Caesar: 'Everything Anybody's Doing In Comedy Today' Can Be Traced Back To Him

After learning that Sid Caesar had passed away on Wednesday, Conan gave a short and sweet tribute to the comedy legend, encouraging young people to check out his work.

Watch the clip above and check out one of his most famous sketches below.

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