Oscar Winning veteran actor Robin Williams,63, was found dead, Police has said.
The apparent cause of the death was suicide, authorities said yesterday.
Around 11:55 am local time yesterday, a 911 call came in about a man who was unresponsive in his home in Tiburon in California. He was pronounced dead at the scene, the Sheriff's office said.
According to a press release issued by the Marin County Coronor's office, the Sheriff's office suspects the death to be "suicide due to asphyxia". The 9-1-1 phone call came in just before noon yesterday.
However, his publicist wouldn't confirm that his death was a suicide.