Ray Douglas Bradbury was an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery fiction writer. Best known for his dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451 and for the science fiction and horror stories gathered together as The Martian Chronicles and The Illustrated Man , Bradbury was one of the most celebrated 20th-century American writers of speculative fiction. Many of Bradbury's works have been adapted into television shows or films. Bradbury was born in 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois, to Esther Bradbury, a Swedish immigrant, and Leonard Spaulding Bradbury, a power and telephone lineman. Bradbury...
|Birthdate:||August 22, 1920|
|Date of death:||June 5, 2012|
|Education:||Los Angeles High School|
|Also known as:||Ray Douglas Bradbury, Douglas Spaulding, Ray Douglas Bradbury|