Beloved comedian, actor Robin Williams dead at 63

Robin Williams
FILE - This Nov. 7, 2007 file photo shows comedian Robin Williams performing at the NY Comedy Festival Event "Stand Up for Heroes: A Benefit for the Bob Woodruff Family Fund", in New York. Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide. He was 63. The Marin County Sheriff’s Office said Williams was pronounced dead at his home in California on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. The sheriff’s office said a preliminary investigation showed the cause of death to be a suicide due to asphyxia. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini, File)

TIBURON, Calif. (WALA) – Robin Williams, the beloved stand-up comedian and actor known for movies such as Jumanji and Mrs. Doubtfire died on Monday morning, Marin County Sheriff’s Office said.

Robin Williams
FILE – This June 15, 2007 file photo shows actor and comedian Robin Williams posing to promote his film, “License To Wed” in Santa Monica, Calif. Williams, whose free-form comedy and adept impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide. He was 63. The Marin County Sheriff’s Office said Williams was pronounced dead at his home in California on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014. The sheriff’s office said a preliminary investigation showed the cause of death to be a suicide due to asphyxia. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

Williams died in an apparent asphyxiation suicide, according to the Sheriff’s office coroner’s report, but the report said the investigation was ongoing and the final autopsy, to be conducted tomorrow, would determine the cause of death. Williams lived in his home with his wife in Tiburon, Calif.

A 911 caller reported around 11:55 a.m. on  Monday, that Williams was found unconscious and not breathing in his residence.

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