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Remembering Robin Williams

Robin Williams tragically took his own life over the summer on August 11,2014. The extremely talented and witty comedian and actor inspired and touched many people in many different ways. Williams was liked everywhere and by everyone and he will be truly missed. Photo from public domain.
Robin Williams tragically took his own life over the summer on August 11,2014. The extremely talented and witty comedian and actor inspired and touched many people in many different ways. Williams was liked everywhere and by everyone and he will be truly missed. Photo from public domain.

by Jaclyn Thompson, staff reporter

Robin Williams tragically took his own life over the summer on August 11,2014. The extremely talented and witty comedian and actor inspired and touched many people in many different ways. Williams was liked everywhere and by everyone and he will be truly missed. Photo from public domain.
Robin Williams tragically took his own life over the summer on August 11,2014. The extremely talented and witty comedian and actor inspired and touched many people in many different ways. Williams was liked everywhere and by everyone and he will be truly missed. Photo from public domain. 

Many adoring fans were sad to see the 5 time grammy award winning Robin Williams pass away. The death was ruled a suicide at the age of 63. The people will always remember him for his humor and his ability to make everyone laugh.

“It was very sad that he died. They always say the funniest people are actually the saddest and cover their sadness with humor,” sixth grade math teacher Ms. Song said.

Robin Williams wasn’t just a good comedian, he was very versatile in his profession. He was very convincing when he played a criminal in Law and Order: Special Victims Unit in season 5 episode 9 titled “Authority”, as well in thrillers like One Hour Photo. But of course he was known for his comedy with some of everybodys favorite movies.

Mrs.Doubtfire is my favorite movie because you get to see a different side of him and its not everyday you see a man dress as a women,” senior Simone Irish said.

Robin Williams will forever be remembered and known for bringing smiles to peoples faces.

Aside from the 5 grammy awards he had won, Williams has had 66 other awards, from  kids choice awards to golden globes. Williams was always acknowledged for his talent.

Many will miss the actor comedian, Robin Williams. He has brought laughter and joy to many people lives and will forever be remembered. On August 14th 2014, fans lost a beloved actor.

As Robin Williams said in Deads Poets Society, “With only in their dreams can men be truly free. It was always thus and always thus will be.”

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