Nadine Gordimer

 

 

 

Age: 90

 

Summary: South African author who had won the Nobel Prize in 1991 just three years before the end of white minority rule for novels that explored the cost of racial conflict in apartheid-era South Africa, and who also wrote 15 novels and several volumes of short stories, nonfiction, and other works.

 

 

Cause of Death: In her sleep

 

Born: November 20, 1923

 

Died: July 13, 2014

 

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa