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Henry Beam Piper
Birth: Mar. 3, 1903
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1964
Williamsport
Lycoming County
Pennsylvania, USA

Author. Wrote many science fiction stories and novels, some with John J McGuire, and was a winner of many awards, including the Prometheus and Nebula. An only child, he supported himself and his widowed mother as a nightwatchman for the Pennsylvania Railroad. His biography is being written by famous fantasy writer John Carr. He committed suicide in 1964. (bio by: Kat) 
 
Inscription:
HE ALWAYS MAINTAINED HIS INDEPENDENCE.

AUTHOR OF:
LITTLE FUZZY
SPACE VIKING
LORD KALVAN OF OTHERWHEN
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: M 120
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Kat
Record added: May 26, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7497157
Henry Beam Piper
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Henry Beam Piper
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My fifth cousin. May you rest in peace with your Heavenly Father and your loved ones. Thank you for sharing your gift of writing.
- Margaret Reed Maryott
 Added: Aug. 9, 2015
You are still my favorite Science-Fiction author!
- Kurt Johnson
 Added: Mar. 17, 2015

- Kat
 Added: Jan. 21, 2015
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