According to a press release issued by the coroner's division of the sheriff's office, Williams was found unconscious and not breathing inside his home in Tiburon around noon local time, and was pronounced dead shortly after. The press release identified him by his full name, Robin McLaurin Williams. He was aged 63.
His wife, Susan Schneider, issued a brief statement: "This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken," she said.
Co-star Gilbert Gottfried the voice of Iago from Disney's Aladdin has tweeted this on Twitter.
Shall we remember Robin Williams in our favourite movies, along with memories of the laughter that he has gave us. RIP from us Admins and Disney fans around the world.