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09/11/2004 Writer Stieg Larsson dies

Karl Stig-Erland Larsson was a Swedish journalist and writer. He is best known for writing the Millennium trilogy of crime novels, which were published posthumously and adapted as motion pictures. Larsson died of a heart attack and is interred at the Högalid Church cemetery in the district of Södermalm in Stockholm.


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