Tragic news in Hollywood, funny man and Oscar winning actor Robin Williams dead from an apparent suicide! Several sources are reporting he was found dead Monday at his home in Tiburon, in Northern California!
The cause of death is pending, but the preliminary investigation suggests he died of suicide by asphyxiation, said sheriff’s Lt. Keith Boyd, assistant county coroner.
Coroner: Robin Williams Hanged Himself with Belt
According to the Marin County Coroner, officials received a 911 call at 11:55 a.m. that Williams had been located unconscious and not breathing inside his residence in Tiburon, California. “The male subject, pronounced deceased at 12:02 p.m. has been identified as Robin McLaurin Williams.”
The actor, who is survived by his wife, Susan Schneider, and his three adult children from his previous marriages, won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in “Mrs. Doubtfire” and appeared in dozens of films including “Good Morning Vietnam,” “Good Will Hunting,” “Dead Poets Society,” and “Patch Adams.”
Williams voiced the Genie in the Disney animated film “Aladdin” and again for the “King of Thieves” sequel.
Williams, a recovering alcoholic, had recently checked into a rehabilitation center, according to reports!
Sometimes you have to forgot how someone died, and remember all the good memories you feel when you think of them, when they made you smile.