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SAN FRANCISCO - Hollywood actor Robin Williams, found dead this week after an apparent suicide, was suffering from depression and the early stages of Parkinson's disease, his wife said Thursday. 

US actor Robin Williams arrives for the European premiere of "Happy Feet Two" in central London, November 20, 2011

The beloved comedian's personal assistant found Williams hanging from his belt in a bedroom of his California home on Monday, sparking speculation about his long public battle with addiction.

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