‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ author, Harper Lee, dies

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Harper Lee, author of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ died in Alabama at age 89.

Lee has won both the Pulitzer Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her contribution to literature.

She had been living in an assisted living facility in Monroeville, Alabama since 2007 after suffering a stroke.

She hasn’t spoken to the media for decades.

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