Death of Peter Ustinov

April 16, 1921 - March 28, 2004
Genolier, Vaud, Switzerland | Age 82

Oscar winner Sir Peter Ustinov dies at 82
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Sir Peter Ustinov, a wit and mimic who won two Oscars for an acting career that ranged from the evil emperor Nero in "Quo Vadis'' to the quirky Agatha Christie detective Hercule Poirot, has died. He was 82.

Ustinov, whose talents included writing plays, movies and novels as well as directing operas, also devoted himself to the world's children for more than 30 years as a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF.

He died of heart failure Sunday in a clinic near his home at Bursins...

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