GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ
1927 - 2014
He originally studied to become a journalist
He was best known for his novels One Hundred Years of Solitude
The Autumn of the Patriarch
He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in December
Love in the Time of Cholera
Márquez wrote his last book
He retired in May 2008 because of his age and health.
Since Márquez was sick with Alzheimer's disease.
Márquez died in Mexico City from pneumonia. He was 87 years old.