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Daughter Bindi Irwin Posts Sweet Tribute on 10th Anniversary of Steve Irwin's Death

Steve Irwin died 10 years ago after being pierced by a stingray barb

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    Steve Irwin with his daughter Bindi Irwin in 2006 in Uluru, Australia.

    It's been 10 years since the the tragic death of "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin.

    Bindi Irwin, his 18-year-old daughter, has often taken to social media on birthdays, anniversaries and other special occasions to share memories of her dad.

    Bindi was 8 when her father died after being pierced by a stingray barb while filming a documentary in Batt Reef, Australia.

    To mark the 10th anniversary of his death, she posted a photo of Irwin going full-on "Lion King" with his baby daughter, according to TODAY.com

    "You'll be my hero for my entire existence," she wrote in the caption. "I love you more than words can describe."