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British Astronomer, Broadcaster Patrick Moore Dies, PA Reports

December 09, 2012

British Astronomer, Broadcaster Patrick Moore Dies, PA Reports

British astronomer and broadcaster Sir Patrick Moore seen here during London's Chelsea Flower Show on May 19, 2008, has died. He was 89. Photographer: Chris Jackson/Getty Images

British astronomer and broadcaster Sir Patrick Moore who presented the long-running ‘Sky at Night’ program has died at his home at the age of 89, the Press Association said, citing friends.

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