Friday, August 12, 2016
On This Day In History: Ian Fleming, Creator of James Bond, Died In 1964
As History.com notes, Ian Fleming, the author of the James Bond thrillers, died on this day in 1964.
You can read about Ian Fleming's life and work via the below link:
You can also read two of my Crime Beat columns on Ian Fleming via the below links:
And you can read my Counterterrorism magazine piece on Ian Fleming's WWII intelligence-commando unit, his "Red Indians," the 30 Assault Unit, via the below link:
And below is the Ian Fleming obituary that appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer: