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Terry Pratchett

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Terry Pratchett
Pratchett at the 2012 New York Comic Con
BornTerence David John Pratchett
28 Apryle 1948(1948-04-28)
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, Ingland
Dee'd12 Mairch 2015(2015-03-12) (aged 66)
Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, Ingland
GenresSatire, Science fiction
Notable warks
  • Discworld
  • Good Omens
Notable awairds
  • Knight Bachelor (2009)
  • OBE (1998)
SpooseLyn Purves (m. 1968)
BairnsRhianna Pratchett

Sir Terry Pratchett OBE (Terence David John Pratchett; 28 Apryle 1948 – 12 Mairch 2015) wis an English author. He wis kentfor his fantasy wirks, includin the famous Discworld series.

Pratchett deit at his home in Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England on 12 Mairch 2015 frae a severe chest infection wi final complications frae his Alzheimer's disease, at 66 year auld.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Furness, Hannah (12 Mairch 2015). "Sir Terry Pratchett dies, aged 66". The Telegraph (in Inglis). Retrieved 12 Mairch 2015.