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Tom Clancy, Author of 'Hunt for Red October' and 'Patriot Games,' Dead at 66 (TEXT, PHOTOS and VIDEO)

Society & Culture  (tags: obituary, Tom Clancy, author, sadness, society, world, culture )

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Tom Clancy, whose complex, adrenaline-fueled military novels spawned a a new genre of thrillers and made him one of the world's best-selling and best-known authors, died on Tuesday in a hospital in Baltimore. He was 66.

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Pat B (356)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 12:23 pm
Heard about this on the morning news. I've read several of Mr. Clancy's books, very good reading. My condolences to his family. RIP, Tom, you will be sadly missed.

Elizabeth M (65)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 12:42 pm
My sympathies to Tom's family and friends. My goodness he was still very young. He accomplished a lot with his writings!!
Thank you for this Carrie, as I had not heard.

zora b (85)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 2:26 pm
Really sad.

Jason S (50)
Wednesday October 2, 2013, 7:04 pm
Sad, Good posting, thanks

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 4:15 am

Birgit W (160)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 3:13 pm
Thanks for the article.

Sheila D (28)
Thursday October 3, 2013, 8:27 pm
My sympathies to Tom's family and friends. What a shame to lose such a wonderful author so young.
Thanks for the article.
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