Erich Segal, author of the novel 'Love Story' that was made into the 1970 Oscar-winning film starring Ryan O'Neal and Ali MacGraw, has died, according to the Associated Press and the BBC. He was 72.

Segal's daughter, Francesca Segal, said her father died Sunday at his London home from a heart attack and a funeral was held Tuesday. He had suffered from Parkinson's disease for many years.
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