Tuesday morning begins with the tragic news. Star of American comedy Robin Williams died on the 64th year of life. Presumably, the actor hanged himself.
Williams body was found on Monday at his home in Tiburon, California, Marin County. The official cause of death will be announced later, but according to the preliminary conclusion of the police, the death of the star is regarded as a suicide.
Robin Williams - winner of the "Oscar" and five-time winner of the "Golden Globe". Love spectators actor earned through his roles in the films "Mrs. Doubtfire," "Dead Poets Society," "Jumanji," "What Dreams May Come" and many others.
Last month, Williams was undergoing treatment in a rehabilitation center, however, as declared by the press secretary of the actor, his stay in Rehab was due only to the fact that Robin had to "take a break" and focus on a healthy lifestyle, which he led for many years.
The first official statement after the death of the actor made his representative:
Robin Williams died this morning. He has long struggled with severe depression. This is a tragic and sudden loss.Later made a statement Williams wife Susan Schneider:
This morning I lost my husband and best friend, while the world has lost one of his favorite artists and lovely people. My heart is broken. On behalf of the family of Robin would like to ask to respect our privacy at this sad time. We hope that public attention will be focused not on the death of Robin, and the countless moments of joy and laughter that he gave millions of people.
Susan and Robin were married in October 2011.