Stanislaw Lem

Stanislaw Lem

Birth
L'viv, L'vivs'ka, Ukraine
Death 27 Mar 2006 (aged 84)
Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland
Burial Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland
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Author. A well regarded Polish science fiction writer, he was born in 1921 in Lwów, Poland (now Lviv, Ukraine). In 1946 he was "repatriated" from the territory annexed by the Soviet Union to Kraków. Some of his works (which have been translated into 41 languages and sold over 27 million copies) include "Solaris", "The Cyberiad", "Eden", "Hospital of the Transfiguration", "The Star Diaries/Memoirs of a Space Traveler", "The Futurological Congress", and "Tales of Pirx the Pilot/More Tales of Pirx the Pilot". He was awarded an honorary membership in the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) in 1973.

Bio by: Kasia


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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stanislaw Lem (12 Sep 1921–27 Mar 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13754110, citing Salwator Cemetery, Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .