Arthur C. Clarke

Sci-Fi Author Arthur C. Clarke Full Name: Arthur C. Clarke
Nationality: English

Profession: Sci-Fi Author
Why Famous: Co-writer of the screenplay "2001: A Space Odyssey", one of the most influential films of all time.

A lifelong proponent of space travel Clarke was both an avid popularizer of space travel and a futurist.

Later in life he became the the host of several television shows such as "Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious World".

Born: December 16, 1917
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Minehead, England

Died: March 19, 2008 (aged 90)
Cause of Death: Post-polio syndrome

Married Life

  • 1953-06-15 Sci-Fi author Arthur C. Clarke (35) weds Marilyn Torgenson in New York

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