Daily Archives: August 12, 2014

Robin Williams’ Death Leaves America in Shock

By Tara Adamczyk, Staff Writer

On August 11, 2014, one of America’s most beloved actors, Robin Williams, passed away at the age of 63.

Williams got his start in acting through his high school drama department, and in 1973 was one of 20 students accepted into  Julliard; one of two selected for the Advanced Program. Williams left Julliard in 1976.

Williams got a kick start in his career playing the alien, Mork, in the TV series “Mork and Mindy,” which ran from 1978 to 1982.