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Zelazny, Roger Joseph

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Born: 1937 AD
Died: 1995 AD, at 58 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Novelists

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1937 – He was born on the 13th day of May in Euclid, Ohio; he was the only child of Polish immigrant Joseph Frank Zelazny and Irish American Josephine sweet.


1955 – He began attending Western Reserve University.


1959 – He graduated with a B.A. in English.


1960 – He was considered one of the leading lights of the "New Wave" movement in science fiction, which altered the face of the kind.


1962 – He was accepted to Columbia University in New York and proficient in Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, graduating with a M.A.


1966 – He wins the Nebula award thrice and the Hugo award six times, counting twice for the novel “And Call me Conrad”.


1968 – He afterward published The Immortal and the novel Lord of the Light.


1970 – He wrote the Amber series starting with the  novel “Nine Princess in Amber”.


1975 – This year he wrote the short story “Home is the Hangman”.


1982 – He wrote “Eye of the Cat”.


1995 – He died of kidney failure due to lung cancer.


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