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Henry Beam Piper

  • Birth 3 Mar 1903 Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 6 Nov 1964 Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot M 120
  • Memorial ID 7497157

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.

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HE ALWAYS MAINTAINED HIS INDEPENDENCE.

AUTHOR OF:
LITTLE FUZZY
SPACE VIKING
LORD KALVAN OF OTHERWHEN


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  • Originally Created by: Kat
  • Added: 26 May 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7497157
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Beam Piper (3 Mar 1903–6 Nov 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7497157, citing Fairview Cemetery, Altoona, Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .