Do you know this train?

On October 4, 1883, the first train with this now famous name departed from Paris to Constantinople (Now Istanbul). Although the original service was simply a normal international railway service, because it was a show of luxury and comfort at a time when travelling was still rough and dangerous, the name became synonymous with intrigue and luxury travel. Its many pops up in many films and books and there is even a popular crime story set on this train. What is the name of this train, which unfortunately ceased operations in 2009?

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