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Len Evans, Writer and Champion of Australian Wine, Dies at 75

Harvey Steiman
Issue: October 15, 2006

The wine world lost one of its great characters when Len Evans, Australia's first regular wine columnist, died of a heart attack on Aug. 17. He was 75. Evans was found in his car in the parking lot of a Newcastle hospital where he had gone to visit his wife, Patricia.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 15, 2006.

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