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Hercule Poirot
GIVEN NAME(S): Hercule
SURNAME(S): Poirot
GENDER: Male
FICTIONAL: yes
DESCRIPTION: Hercule Poirot is a fictional Belgian detective, created by Agatha Christie. Along with Miss Marple, Poirot is one of Christie's most famous and long-lived characters, appearing in 33 novels, one play, and more than 50 short stories published between 1920 and 1975 and set in the same era.
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Fictional Characters from Books
TYPE: hero
YEAR: 1920
BOOK: The Mysterious Affair at Styles
AUTHOR: Agatha Christie