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Robert Heinlein
Birth: Jul. 7, 1907
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 8, 1988
Monterey County
California, USA

Highly acclaimed Science Fiction writer. His many works include, "Stranger in a Strange Land," "Have Spacesuit Will Travel," and "Starship Troopers." By the time he entered Kansas City's Central High School in 1920, Heinlein had already read every book on astronomy in the Kansas City Public Library. A 1928 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Heinlein was invalidated out of the service in 1934 with tuberculosis, which caused him to take up writing after a brief political career. He served as a civilian engineer with the Navy in World War II. (bio by: Raptorman) 
Family links: 
  Rex Ivar Heinlein (1878 - 1959)
  Bam Lyle Heinlein (1879 - 1976)
  Virginia Doris Gerstenfeld Heinlein (1916 - 2003)*
  Lawrence Lyle Heinlein (1900 - 1987)*
  Rex Ivar Heinlein (1905 - 1976)*
  Robert Heinlein (1907 - 1988)
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
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Originally Created by: Raptorman
Record added: Jul 22, 2004
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 Added: Jul. 26, 2016
Happy Birthday..You took us to the stars before we ever left the earth ...........
- a sincere fan
 Added: Jul. 7, 2016

- sjm
 Added: Jul. 7, 2016
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