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Photos: Robin Williams as a Broncos Cheerleader

The world continues to mourn the tragic

death of Robin Williams

, as well as to recall and celebrate his comedic gifts, which burst fully formed onto the entertainment scene thanks to his breakout sitcom,

Mork and Mindy

. But while the show was set in Boulder, Williams's alien from the planet Ork occasionally ventured to other parts of Colorado, including Mile High Stadium, where a 1980 episode found him debuting as a member of the Pony Express -- the Broncos cheerleading squad. The bit proved he could rock a skirt many years before

Mrs. Doubtfire

.

Below, see screen captures and a clip from the program. We expect they'll demonstrate that Williams's ability to put smiles on faces lives on.

See also: Robin Williams, R.I.P.: Remembering the Man Who Brought Ork to Boulder

Continue for more photos, plus a video, of Robin Williams as a Broncos cheerleader. Continue for more photos, plus a video, of Robin Williams as a Broncos cheerleader. Continue for more photos, plus a video, of Robin Williams as a Broncos cheerleader. Continue for more photos, plus a video, of Robin Williams as a Broncos cheerleader.

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