Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams died on Aug. 11 at 63 years old. As news of his tragic death spreads across the world, Robin’s fans are mourning this truly heartbreaking loss.
So devastating. Robin Williams was found dead at his Tiburon, Calif. home of a reported possible suicide on Aug 11. Fans are taking to Twitter to grieve about their favorite actor and share their favorite memories of Robin.
Robin Williams: Reactions To Star’s Death — Fans Grieve On Twitter
Robin’s wife, Susan Schneider, has released a statement about her “profound grief” after Robin’s death. Fans of the late actor, who starred in countless unforgettable roles, are now sharing their emotional reactions online.
The hashtags below are all trending on Twitter as fans mourn Robin’s death, remember their favorite Robin roles and share what Robin’s work meant to them.
In the United States, #RIPRobinWilliams, Mrs Doubtfire, Patch Adams, Mork And Mindy, #NanuNanu, What Dreams May Come and Flubber are currently the top trends.
Read grief-stricken tweets from Robin’s fans right here:
he spent his whole life making people happy so he deserves to be reminded with the biggest smile #RipRobinWilliams
— vanessa (@damnhxrold) August 11, 2014
from mrs doubtfire to jumanji to aladdin robin williams legacy will never be forgotten
— lana (@dearwhitesides) August 11, 2014
Robin Williams was a extraordinary actor ! Jack, jumanji, mrs doubtfire, good will hunting, & patch Adams 🙏 RIP.
— Linda (@LovelyLindaa) August 12, 2014
Today we lost Patch Adams, Genie, Mrs Doubtfire, Mork, Peter Pan, and so many other characters we loved. RIP Mr Williams. You were amazing! — Gracie Whitton (@GracieWhitton) August 12, 2014
RIP Oh Captain, My Captain, you not only wooed us with your humor, but taught us life long lessons. Thank you Robin Williams. — Blaine Tikey (@Big_Al_Tikey) August 12, 2014
heaven gained a beautiful talented human being. i’m speechless. #RIPRobinWilliams
— bayleigh (@bayleighmcneil) August 12, 2014
Today we mourn the loss of a legend. Thanks for the laughs. #RIPRobinWilliams
— yurbuds (@yurbuds) August 12, 2014
Na-Nu Na-Nu Robin Williams. Met him once & the sparkle in his eyes was infectious.Thanks for a lifetime of laughter, oh how you’ll be missed
— bianca kajlich (@MissKajlich) August 12, 2014
Robin Williams Dead — Actor Dies From Possible Suicide At 63
“Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”
Our thoughts and prayers are with Robin’s loved ones during this very sad time.
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– Megan Ross