BirthdayFebruary 27, 1982
BirthplaceAustin, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Robin Williams

    Full name: Robin Williams
    Also known as: Robin McLaurin Williams, Williams, Robin McLaurin, Robin Williams, Williams, Robin
    Professions: Academy Award-winning American actor and comedian
    Nationality: American
    Work: Awards for Robin Williams
    Occupation: Actor, stand-up comedian

  2. Robin Williams Known for

    Star Trek (2009), Blades of Glory (2007), Live Free or Die Hard (2007), Man of Steel (2013)

  3. Robin Williams Death information

    Died: Monday, 11th of August, 2014 (Age: 32)
    Death cause: Asphyxia due to hanging

  4. Robin Williams Biography

    Robin McLaurin Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor and comedian. Starting as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco and Los Angeles in the mid-1970s, he is credited with leading San Francisco's comedy renaissance. After rising to fame as Mork in the TV series Mork & Mindy (1978–82), Williams went on to establish a career in both stand-up comedy and feature film acting. He was known for his incredible improvisational skills and is regarded to be the funniest man of all time.After his film debut in Popeye (1980), he starred or co-starred in widely acclaimed films including The World According to Garp (1982), Good Morning, Vietnam (1987), Dead Poets Society (1989), Awakenings (1990), The Fisher King (1991), Aladdin (1992), Good Will Hunting (1997), and One Hour Photo (2002), as well as financial successes such as Hook (1991), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Jumanji (1995), The Birdcage (1996), and Night at the Museum (2006).Williams was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor three times and won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as therapist Dr. Sean Maguire in Good Will Hunting. He received two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and five Grammy Awards throughout his career.On August 11, 2014, Williams died of an apparent suicide at his home in Paradise Cay, California.

  5. Robin Williams Family

    Spouse: Marsha Garces Williams

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