Wednesday, June 5, 2019


Who died this date in 2012....

Ray Douglas Bradbury August 22, 1920 – June 5, 2012 was an American author and screenwriter. He worked in a variety of genres, including fantasy, science fiction, horror, and mystery fiction.

Predominantly known for writing the iconic dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451 (1953), and his science-fiction and horror-story collections, The Martian Chronicles (1950), The Illustrated Man (1951), and I Sing the Body Electric (1969), Bradbury was one of the most celebrated 20th- and 21st-century American writers. While most of his best known work is in fantasy fiction, he also wrote in other genres, such as the coming-of-age novel Dandelion Wine (1957) and the fictionalized memoir Green Shadows, White Whale (1992).  READ MORE HERE.

1 comment:

  1. One of the great ones. First time I ever saw Julie Christie was in F451 in the city.