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

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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. (359)
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. (159)
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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