Robert Sheckley

Robert Sheckley

Birth
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 9 Dec 2005 (aged 77)
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, New York, USA
Burial Woodstock, Ulster County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 109554944 · View Source
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writer of science fiction,mystery and espionage, short stories, and fiction, tinsmith, copper smith, sheet metal worker, Army veteran in the Panama Canal Department

He was first published in the science fiction magazines of the 1950s,Sheckley was nominated for Hugo- and Nebula awards and was named Author Emeritus by the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America in 2001.

Sheckley attended Columbia High School, Maplewood,NJ and New York University, where he received an undergraduate degree in 1951.


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  • Created by: In the Dust of Stars
  • Added: 26 Apr 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 109554944
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Sheckley (16 Jul 1928–9 Dec 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 109554944, citing Artists Cemetery, Woodstock, Ulster County, New York, USA ; Maintained by In the Dust of Stars (contributor 47374189) .