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Exorcist writer William Peter Blatty dies aged 89

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Saturday, 14 January 2017 ()

US author and filmmaker William Peter Blatty, best known for writing The Exorcist, has died at the age of 89 on Thursday at a hospital in Bethesda, Maryland.The Exorcist was published as a novel in 1971, with the hugely successful big screen adaptation, also written by Blatty, following two years later.
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Author of the exorcist, William Peter Blatty, died on Thursday from multiple myeloma at age 89. his death was publicly announced on Friday the 13th, a date associated with bad luck and superstition. Fans found the date admittedly fitting, as Blatty wrote the book and then the screenplay for the film...

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