Robbin Williams' daughter, Zelda Williams took to Twitter to wish her dad on his 69th birthday and shared a bittersweet note. The 30-year old also shared, she will be donating to the homeless on her dad's behalf and said that she hoped the final amount would have made him smile.
They say legends don't die. They live in your heart forever and any special occasion or moment is enough to revive their legacy. Growing up, Robbin Willams played an important part in our childhood. We grew up watching his movies and getting mesmerized by his graceful yet powerful presence on the television.
Robin Williams' daughter, Zelda, has taken to Twitter to pay a sweet tribute to her father on what would have been the actor's 69th birthday. In her post, Williams' daughter disclosed that to honor her father, she has been making charities to homeless and said that she hoped the final amount would have made him smile.
"Today would’ve been Dad’s 69th birthday, so to honor him (& that glorious number), I will be donating $69.69 to as many local homeless shelters as I can," she wrote. "Join me if you like, but regardless, know I am wishing you all at least one hearty, immature belly laugh on Dad today."
Williams committed suicide on the 11th of August 2014. He was 63-years-old.
At the time of his passing, Williams' wife, Susan Schneider, released the following statement: "I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken." She added: "It is our hope the focus will not be on Robin's death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions."
Today would’ve been Dad’s 69th birthday, so to honor him (& that glorious number), I will be donating $69.69 to as many local homeless shelters as I can. Join me if you like, but regardless, know I am wishing you all at least one hearty, immature belly laugh on Dad today ♥️— Zelda Williams (@zeldawilliams) July 21, 2020
Isolation spring deep cleaning is turning up some fun old gems: pic.twitter.com/SyV700aD84— Zelda Williams (@zeldawilliams) March 18, 2020
In March, at the start of COVID-19 lockdown, Zelda took to Twitter to share some of the sweet pictures with her father. "Isolation spring cleaning is turning up some fun old gems," she wrote on the social media platform, besides some old polaroid photos of herself with her father. The montage sees the pair pull a series of faces for the camera.
I am so glad you stumbled upon this. Thank you for sharing Zelda!— Jos “Bearly Aware” Ursasoul (@Ursasoul) March 18, 2020
Fans of the actor took to the comments to express their joy. "Man I bet he was the most fun dad ever. We all miss him like he was ours," wrote one Twitter user, while another added "One side of my brain wants to cry. The other side wants to laugh and smile."
"There aren't enough likes in the world for this. He is a national treasure," a third wrote.
thank you for sharing this. Childhood happiness is an incredibly pure and beautiful thing to think about.— Jimmy Wong (@jfwong) March 18, 2020
💔💔 he was literally magic, and still is— Discount❄Emma❄Stone (@Buffalojilll) March 18, 2020