Wednesday, 1 August 2012

Gore Vidal passes away aged 86

The author, playwright and political commentator has died aged 86.

Vidal is said to have died as a result of complications arising from pneumonia in his home in the Hollywood Hills.

Vidal will be remembered for his extensive literary works, one liners and his famous debates.

"Every time a friend succeeds, I die a little"

Vidal vs Sackur