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TV ratings: ABC's '20/20' Robin Williams special draws 7.1 million
TV ratings: ABC's '20/20' Robin Williams special draws 7.1 million

About 7.1 million people tuned in to ABC's "20/20" special "The Life and Death of Robin Williams," making it the third-most-watched program of the night, according to Nielsen.  Hosted by David Muir, the hour-long special celebrated the late Williams, who died  Monday of an apparent suicide. The special, which aired at 10 p.m., earned a rating of 1.7 in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic, making it second-most watched in the desired category. According to data provided by Canvs, a social TV platform created by social media insights firm Mashwork, there were 5,546 tweets about the special. About 41% of the tweets used emotional language,...

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