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Terry Pratchett
Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


Birthday

: 28 April 1948

Birthplace

: Beaconsfield, United Kingdom

Sign

: Taurus

Died

: 12 March 2015

Lived

: 66 years

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Terry Pratchett  Wiki


  • Sir Terence David John "Terry" Pratchett, OBE was an English author of fantasy novels, especially comical works
Real name:Terence David John Pratchett
Born:28 April 1948 Comment
When did Terry Pratchett die? / Died12 March 2015
How many years did Terry Pratchett live? / Lived66 years
Where was Terry Pratchett born?Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
Nicknames:Terry
Zodiac sign:Taurus
Nationality:British
Hair color:White
Eyes color:Brown



 Terry Pratchett facts


  • He is best known for his Discworld series of 41 novels
  • Pratchett's first novel, The Carpet People, was published in 1971
  • The first Discworld novel, The Colour of Magic, was published in 1983, after which he wrote two books a year on average
  • His 2011 Discworld novel Snuff was at the time of its release the third-fastest-selling hardback adult-readership novel since records began in the UK, selling 55,000 copies in the first three days
  • His final Discworld novel, The Shepherd's Crown, was published in August 2015, five months after his death
  • Pratchett, with more than 85 million books sold worldwide in 37 languages, was the UK's best-selling author of the 1990s
  • He was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in 1998 and was knighted for services to literature in the 2009 New Year Honours
  • In 2001 he won the annual Carnegie Medal for The Amazing Maurice and his Educated Rodents, the first Discworld book marketed for children
  • He received the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement in 2010
  • In December 2007, Pratchett announced that he had been diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease

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 Quotes


  • It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.

  • Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.

  • Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.






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