Actor Robin Williams dies from an apparent suicide53
Robin Williams’ presence in the entertainment industry was undeniable. He’s been a major star for many decades, but that road has come to an end.
According to various media reports, Williams died from an apparent suicide at the age of 63. The reports of a suicide haven’t been officially confirmed by his publicist, but this statement was issued.
“Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”
Williams was first known nationally for his role on the hit show, “Mork and Mindy,” which was on the air from 1978 till 1982. He has also done several major films, including “Good Will Hunting,” “Night at the Museum,” and many others. One of his biggest roles of all-time was in the film, “Mrs. Doubtfire.”
We wish the best for Mr. Williams’ family.
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RIP Mr. Williams, it was a nice ride. You will always be missed and your laughter will last into eternity.