Robin Williams presented the Pioneer Award onstage during the 6th annual "TV Land Awards" held at Barker Hangar on June 8, 2008 in Santa Monica, Calif.
Robin Williams presented the Pioneer Award onstage during the 6th annual "TV Land Awards" held at Barker Hangar on June 8, 2008 in Santa Monica, Calif.
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Robin Williams, an Academy Award winner and legendary stand-up comic, was found dead from an apparant suicide in his California home on Monday. He was 63.

Known for his many iconic characters and roles, Williams was a beloved figure in many circles who inspired generations of actors and comedians.

Following the news of Williams’ death, those who worked with the star took to social media to express their sadness.

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The comedy community in particular was also devastated after hearing of Williams’ passing.

People from all walks of life, from actors to musicians, to even President Barack Obama seemed to be affected by the death of Williams.

From his millions of fans to his many friends and colleagues in show business, It’s clear that Williams be missed.