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Robin Williams dead at 63: Police believe actor committed suicide at his California home

The world’s laughter is a less today. Robin, we’ll miss you.

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National Post | Arts

Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of pop culture riffs and impressions dazzled audiences for decades and made him a gleamy-eyed laureate for the Information Age, died Monday in an apparent suicide. He was 63.

The Marin County Sherriff’s Office in California released a statement on Aug. 11 saying they responded to 911 call at 11:55 a.m. pertaining to an adult male who had been found unresponsive and not breathing inside his Tiburion, Calif., home. Emergency personnel arrived on the scene five minutes later, and pronounced Williams dead at 12:02 p.m.

The statement says Williams’ suspected cause of death is suicide via asphyxiation. Police have already launched an investigation into the actor’s death, and a toxicology report is planned.

Williams was last seen alive at home at 10 p.m. on Aug. 10. The actor lived with his wife, Susan Schneider.

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5 thoughts on “Robin Williams dead at 63: Police believe actor committed suicide at his California home

      1. 😦 I feel terrible for his family. His daughter took down her twitter account because so many people were saying terrible things on it. Geesh don’t people have feelings and understand twitter is not a thing, but connected to a real person? That is just heartless…


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