13 Athletes Who Tweeted Grief Over The Passing Of Robin Williams

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(Photo credit: CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

(Photo credit: CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES ( — For scores of fans across the country and around the world, the passing of veteran actor and comedian Robin Williams continues to leave a hole in the hearts of all who loved to laugh. From Mrs. Doubtfire to Jumanji, from Mork and Mindy to Aladdin, and from Jack to Dead Poet’s Society, Williams’ tremendous talent and unmatched range on stage and screen will be missed. Naturally, the loss of a talent with such diversity in entertainment leaves a uniquely broad array of mourners, including actors and actresses, politicians, and even professional athletes, many of whom took to social media to share their despair.

Here are 13 pro athletes who Tweeted remembrance, tribute or mourning for the death of Robin Williams:




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