Penelope Fitzgerald

 

 

Age: 83

 

Summary: novelist who wrote her first book at age 60 but was known for her elegant prose and autobiographical stories, who won the 1997 National Book Critics Circle Award for The Blue Flower and the 1979 Booker Prize for Offshore.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: December 17, 1916

 

Died: April 28, 2000

 

Location: London, England