Robin Williams died this morning at the age of 63.

His publicist wouldn't confirm that it was a suicide, but they did issue the following statement: “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.”

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'.

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