Robin Williamscomedian, actorBorn: 7/21/1951Birthplace: Chicago
A brilliant comedian with amazing improvisational talents, Williams has also proven himself to be a fine dramatic actor. His films include Dead Poets Society (1989), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), and an Oscar-winning performance in Good Will Hunting (1997).
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