Terry Pratchett

Novelist Terry Pratchett Full Name: Terry Pratchett
Nationality: English

Profession: Novelist
Why Famous: Pratchett was an author of fantasy novels, especially comical works who was best known for his "Discworld" series of about 40 volumes.

Pratchett at the time of his death had sold more than 85 million books worldwide in 37 languages. He was also the UK's best-selling author of the 1990s.

Born: April 28, 1948
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England

Died: March 12, 2015 (aged 66)
Cause of Death: Alzheimer's disease

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