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Widely published author who harshly critiqued religion, Mother Teresa, Bill and Hillary Clinton, and Henry Kissinger.
He had two children, Alexander and Sophia, with his first wife Eleni Meleagrou.
How did Christopher Hitchens die?
Christopher Hitchens' death was caused by Pneumonia.
|Cause of death||Pneumonia|
|Age of death||62 years|
|Birthday||April 13, 1949|
|Death date||December 15, 2011|
|Place of death||Houston, Texas, United States|
|Place of burial||Donated to Medical Science|
Trust is not the same as faith. A friend is someone you trust. Putting faith in anyone is a mistake.Christopher Hitchens
I’ve had some dark nights of the soul, of course, but giving in to depression would be a sellout, a defeat.Christopher Hitchens
There are people who cannot forget, as neither do I, the lesson of the years of the Indochina War. Which was, first, that the state is capable of being a murderer. A mass murderer, and a conspirator and a liar.Christopher Hitchens
To ‘choose’ dogma and faith over doubt and experience is to throw out the ripening vintage and to reach greedily for the Kool-Aid.Christopher Hitchens
Littera scripta manet – ‘The written word will remain’. That’s true, but it won’t be that much comfort to me.Christopher Hitchens