|Birthname||Forrest James Ackerman|
|born on||24 November 1916 at 06:22 (= 06:22 AM )|
|Place||Los Angeles, California, 34n03, 118w15|
|Timezone||PST h8w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||02°00' 21°47 Asc. 28°34'|
American collector of science fiction books and movie memorabilia and a science fiction fan. He was, for over seven decades, one of science fiction's staunchest spokesmen and promoters.
The biography The Forrest J Ackerman Oeuvre: A Comprehensive Catalogue of the Fiction (2012) by Christopher M. O'Brien and Dennis Billows quotes on page 15 from the birth certificate, information supplied by Paul Davids. Sy Scholfield pointed to this biography.
- Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (SF magazine editor)
- Vocation : Writers : Sci-Fi/ Fantasy/ Horror
- Notable : Famous : First in Field (collector of SF books and memorabilia)