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23 Robin Williams Fans Share Heartwarming Stories About Meeting Their Hero

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Robin Williams has been gone for years now, but the memories he left behind will last forever. Williams was known for being gracious, kind, and of course, uproariously funny, and in his random encounters with fans on the street, in restaurants, or on set, he proved all of those attributes true. These folks shared some of their favorite stories about meeting one of the great comedy legends of all time.

These posts have been lightly edited for language and clarity.

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