Bryce Courtenay

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: Australian best-selling author and novelist whose first book The Power of One drew on his tough early-life experiences in Africa, which was also translated into 12 languages and became a hit movie starring Morgan Freeman.

 

 

Cause of Death: Stomach cancer

 

Born: August 14, 1933

 

Died: November 22, 2012

 

Location: Canberra, Australia