Famous Hollywood actor Robin Williams died at the age of 63 in California this morning. Williams was one of film world’s most celebrated comedians and had won an Academy Award in 1997 for a supporting role in Good Will Hunting.
Chicago Tribune informs that Williams had previously struggled with addiction recently suffered severe depression and his publicist had told media about his recent battle with depression, including treatment at a Minnesota rehabilitation center in July this year.
An ABC story about Williams’ death says that the actor’s cause of death was “suspected suicide”. However, social media is abuzz already that Williams killed himself. His fans, heartbroken, are certainly waiting already for updates on the cause of death. But whatever the cause, Robin Williams will undoubtedly be missed.