The investigation into the American actor Robin Williams’ death has revealed that he was not under the influence of drugs or alcohol at the time of his suicide.
Williams died at age 63 of suspected suicide at his home in Tiburon, California, in August 2014.
Williams was found unconscious from asphyxia due to hanging around noon on August 11, according to a statement from the Marin County Sheriff’s Office.
The apparent cause of his death was reported to be suicide by asphyxiation. Williams was struggling with severe depression during recent months, according to the announcement of his publicist.
Born in 1951, Williams started his stage career as a stand-up comic and gained fame with the 1970s TV comedy Mork & Mindy.
Williams’ wild comic talent and improvisational humor led him to be known internationally.
While many of his roles were in comedies, Williams garnered the Oscar in 1998 for best supporting actor as a therapist in Good Will Hunting.
He was best known for his starring roles in classic comedies like Mrs. Doubtfire, Good Morning, Vietnam and Jumanji.