Effinger, George Alec

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Effinger, George Alec Gender: M
George Alec Effinger
born on 10 January 1947 at 15:48 (= 3:48 PM )
Place Cleveland, Ohio, 41n30, 81w42
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°47' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 10°04 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 02°11'


American writer of fiction and science-fiction, he wrote for Marvel Comics beginning in 1971. He produced his first novel in 1972, "What Entropy Means to Me." His body of work included novels, mysteries, thrillers and six short story collections in addition to his science-fiction and comic book writing. His novelette "Shrodinger's Kitten" earned him a Nebula Award in 1988 and a Hugo Award in 1989.

Efffinger suffered from ill health including a significant hearing loss for most of his life. He died April 27, 2002.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1972 (First novel)
  • Work : Prize 1988 (Nebula Award for best novelette)
  • Work : Prize 1989 (Hugo award for best novelette)

Source Notes

Steinbrecher has birth certificate in hand


  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Novelist, and short-story writer)
  • Vocation : Writers : Sci-Fi/ Fantasy/ Horror (Sci-fi author)