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American actor and comedian (1951–2014)

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Robin Williams: American actor and comedian (1951–2014)
Robin McLaurin Williams was an American actor and comedian. Known for his improvisational skills and a wide variety of memorable 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 for playing the alien Mork in the sitcom Mork & Mindy (1978–1982).

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Robin Williams' son Zak gets married on World Mental Health Day

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'His brain was so compromised': Robin Williams' widow describes his 'devastating' final days in new doc

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New film examines final years of Robin Williams' life

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Comic Genius

Comedians Jonathan Winters and Robin Williams put on an impromptu show for Ed Bradley and the 60 Minutes crew.
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Zelda Williams chastises Eric Trump for using Robin Williams clip to further 'political agenda'

Zelda Williams hit back at Eric Trump after President Trump's son shared a video of her late father, Robin Williams, mocking Joe Biden.
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The president's son shared a video of Robin Williams making fun of Joe Biden during a past comedy special.
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Today in History for July 21st

Highlights of this day in history: First major battle in America's Civil War fought at Bull Run in Virginia; Scopes 'Monkey Trial' concludes; Peace deal ends Indochina War; Author Ernest Hemingway and..
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1986: Robin Williams and Jonathan Winters improvise

Comedians Robin Williams and Jonathan Winters put on an impromptu show for Ed Bradley and the 60 Minutes crew in 1986. Williams died August 11, 2014, at the age of 63.
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Robin Williams’ youngest son honors his beloved father by getting married on his birthday

Robin Williams’ children have another reason to celebrate July 21 after Cody Williams chose it as his wedding date to honor their beloved dad.
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Robin Williams' son says he felt 'helplessness' over father's 'intense personal pain'

Robin Williams' son Zak is opening about his famous father's death as the five year anniversary of his passing nears.
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Robin Williams' son honors dad with baby name

The name also pays tribute to Williams' mother – and a former governor in their family tree
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movie review: aladdin
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