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Gabriel García Márquez Dead - Nobel Prize Winning Author Dies at 87

Gabriel García Márquez Dead - Nobel Prize Winning Author Dies at 87

Famed author Gabriel García Márquez has passed away at the age of 87 on Thursday (April 17), Variety reports.

The Colombian writer was reportedly recovering from a bout of pneumonia at his home in Mexico City just days before he passed. No official cause of death has been released.

In 1982, Gabriel won the Nobel Prize for his novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude.” Other works he wrote included “Autumn of the Patriarch,” “Chronicle of a Death Foretold,” “Love in the Time of Cholera,” “News of a Kidnapping,” and his memoir, “Living to Tell the Tale and Memories of My Melancholy Whores.”

Our thoughts go out to Gabriel‘s family and loved ones during this time.

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