Robin Williams

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Study Suggests Increase In Suicides After Robin Williams Death

Melissa Culross
February 05, 2018 - 10:00 am

New research suggests there was a spike in the number of suicides in the United States in the months after the death of comedian and actor Robin Williams.

KCBS Radio reporter Melissa Culross spoke with the study's lead author about what researchers found.

Robin Williams was beloved for his work and the characters he inhabited ... such as the genie in the Disney film Aladdin.