Tom Clancy dies aged 66
Best-selling American author Tom Clancy has died at the age of 66.
The writer’s publisher confirmed to the New York Times that he had passed away in a Baltimore hospital near his Maryland home.
The cause of his death is yet to be confirmed.
Tom was best known for his espionage and military-techno thrillers, many of which were made into movies.
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