Robin Williams was found dead in his home
Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead in his home this Monday. He was 63 years old.
According to the data provided by the County Sheriff, Williams ‘ body was found in his home in California. The death of Williams was found in 12:02. He was last seen alive at 10 p.m. on August 10, he spent time with his wife.
Probable cause of death was suicide by asphyxiation, though a forensic examination and toxicology results are not yet ready. The official press conference to be held today.
The death of Williams was confirmed by his publicist, although the statement he did not mention suicide.
Robin Williams recently struggled with severe depression.
He voluntarily checked in to rehab in July of this year. Although his representative stated that it was not associated with any kind of struggle with drug addiction and alcoholism.
Williams is survived by his wife Susan Schneider and three children. In an interview, Schneider said that, although she and absolutely heart-broken» over his death, she hopes that her husband will be remembered because he brought a lot of happiness to their viewers.
«This morning I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved actors and beautiful people. I’m absolutely heartbroken,» said she.
The death of Williams was a shock to the vast majority of people who will always remember his incredible talent played a role.
A makeshift memorial for Robin Williams appeared in front of his house on 11 August 2014.