Best-selling author Tom Clancy dies at 66

Best-selling author Tom Clancy dies at 66

The best-selling author Tom Clancy died at 66 years old on Tuesday, according to Clancy's agent.

He's famed for his military novels and thrillers, starting with his chart-topping "The Hunt For Red October" from 1984.

 

Clancy, whose wildly successful technological thrillers made him one of the biggest publishing phenomena of his time, had four novels made into movies, with a fifth on the way later this year.

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