POPSUGAR Celebrity Michael Crichton Author Michael Crichton Dies at 66 by Celebrity 11/05/08 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest Click to ReadAuthor Michael Crichton Dies at 66 Author, screenwriter, and ER creator Michael Crichton has died unexpectedly after a battle with cancer. Crichton's website reports that Crichton passed away on Tuesday in LA at age 66. Read More Michael CrichtonRIP POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Be in the Know With OurCelebrity and Entertainment Newsletter Personalize TV A-Listers Young Hollywood Movies Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR.