Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor and comedian. Known for his improvisational skills and a wide variety of voices, he is often regarded as one of the best comedians of all time. Williams began performing stand-up comedy in San Francisco and Los Angeles during the mid-1970s, and rose to fame playing the alien Mork in the ABC sitcom Mork & Mindy (1978–1982).
|Full name at birth||
Robin McLaurin Williams
|Claim to fame||
Mork & Mindy, Good Morning, Vietnam, Dead Poets Society, Mrs. Doubtfire
|Date of birth||
21 July 1951
|Place of birth||
St. Luke's Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
|Date of death||
11 August 2014
63 (age at death)
|Place of death||
Paradise Cay, California, USA
|Cause of death||
Suicide By Hanging (Asphyxia)
Cremated; ashes scattered in San Francisco Bay
Actor, Comedian, Voiceover Artist, Writer
5' 7" (170 cm)
163 lbs (73.9 kg)
Mara Buxbaum (Press Agent, Publicist)
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