Henning Mankell, Swedish author and playwright (b. 1948) died on October 5, 2015.

Henning Georg Mankell was a Swedish crime writer, children's author, and dramatist, best known for a series of mystery novels starring his most noted creation, Inspector Kurt Wallander. He also wrote a number of plays and screenplays for television.

Henning Mankell, Swedish author and playwright (b. 1948) died on October 5, 2015.

October 5, 2015

Henning Mankell, Swedish author and playwright (b. 1948) died on October 5, 2015.

Henning Georg Mankell was a Swedish crime writer, children's author, and dramatist, best known for a series of mystery novels starring his most noted creation, Inspector Kurt Wallander. He also wrote a number of plays and screenplays for television.