Robert Anson Heinlein, 1907 - 1988

portrait of Robert A. Heinlein
Worldcon/Midmericon at Kansas City, Missouri (1976)

Born: 7 July 1907, Butler, Missouri
Died: 8 May 1988, Carmel, California

One of the "Big Three" authors of science fiction (along with Asimov and Clarke), Heinlein's stories offered vivid characters who consistently were independent in both thought and action. He used his stories to comment on politics, religion, and sexuality, and described the waterbed so clearly that when it was actually invented it was impossible to patent it. I've spent many delightful hours in his worlds. Here are a few quotes from the grand master.

Biography from Wikipedia and The Heinlein Society

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