Julie & Julia Author Julie Powell Dead at 49

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Julie Powell, the author of Julie and Julia, has died.

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This news husband Eric told the New York Times

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Julie passed away at her home in upstate New York.

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Cause of death was cardiac arrest in 2002

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Powell started her travel blogging cooking up all 524 recipes listed.

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Mastering the Art of French Cooking Volume 1 by Julia Child's Famous Cookbook

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She eventually turned the blog into Julie and Julia's 365 Days of 524 Recipes in One Little Apartment Kitchen

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He published these recipes in 2005.

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Four years later the book was adapted into Julie and the film.

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Meryl Streep stars as the famous chef in Julia movie

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