Gilliland, Alexis

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Name
Gilliland, Alexis Gender: M
Gilliland, Alexis Arnaldus
born on 10 August 1931 at 10:30 (= 10:30 AM )
Place Bangor ME, USA, 44n48, 68w46
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°59' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 03°35 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 12°49'



Biography

American writer of sci-fi, the author of seven novels as well as three collections of cartoons. He has won four Fan Artist Hugos for "creating cartoons in their wild state" and the 1982 Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

Gilliland earned a BS and MS in Chemistry, and spent two years in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He retired from the Federal Supply Service in 1982 after spending 28 years with the company.

He married Dolly in 1959 and they had two sons, Micha in 1963, and Charles in 1965; he was widowed in 1991. He remarried, to Elizabeth S. Uba, (Lee,) in 1993.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1982 (Campbell Award for Best New Writer)
  • Work : Retired 1982 (Federal Supply Service)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1959 (Dolly)
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 1963 (Son Micha born)
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 1965 (Son Charles born)
  • Death of Mate 1991 (Dolly)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1993 (Second marriage, Elizabeth S. Uba)

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes him, data from his Baby Book

Categories

  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (32 years with Dolly)
  • Family : Relationship : Widowed (First wife died)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two sons)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (Army, two years)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (28 years on a job, retired)
  • Vocation : Writers : Sci-Fi/ Fantasy/ Horror
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Art : Cartoonist (Three collections)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)

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