Tom Clancy(1947 - 2013)

Tom Clancy, the Baltimore-born author whose novels "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games" subsequently inspired blockbuster movies and action-packed video games, died Tuesday after a brief illness at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.

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Published in Baltimore Sun on Oct. 2, 2013