|born on||26 February 1918 at 20:30 (= 8:30 PM )|
|Place||New York NY, USA, 40n42, 74w00|
|Timezone||EST h5w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||07°39' 20°21 Asc. 11°34'|
American writer distinguished for science-fiction, the winner of the Nebula Award in 1970, the Hugo Award in 1971 and the International Fantasy award in 1953 for his work, "More Than Human." His other works include many anthologies and the book, "Cavier." Sturgeon was first published in September 1939, working many other jobs before becoming a popular author.
His step-father raised him after officially becoming his adopted father.
He died of an unspecified lung ailment on May 8, 1985 in Eugene,OR.
- Work : Prize 1970 (Nebula Award)
- Work : Prize 1971 (Hugo Award)
- Work : Prize 1953 (International Fantasy award)
Arthur Blackwell quotes Walter Breen, from him
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Nebula, Hugo and International Fantasy awards)
- Vocation : Writers : Sci-Fi/ Fantasy/ Horror
- Family : Childhood : Adopted (By step-father)
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession
- Notable : Extraordinary Talents : For Imagination (Noted sci-fi writer)
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease