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Saturday, December 06, 2008

Forrest J Ackerman, Dead at 92

 
Forrest J Ackerman, writer and editor of the most important magazine ever produced, Famous Monsters of Filmland, died yesterday at at the age of 92. [ 1, 2, 3 ]

 

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3 Comments:

At Sat Dec 06, 11:36:00 AM, Blogger darkblack said...

R.I.P., 4E.

Met the gentleman during my Hollywood sojourn, and a most knowledgeable fellow in matters of speculative fiction was he.

 
At Sat Dec 06, 09:20:00 PM, Blogger Bubs said...

This makes me sad. I had a great time as a kid reading Famous Monsters of Filmland.

 
At Tue Dec 09, 12:25:00 PM, Blogger Dr. Zaius said...

Darkblack: You got to meet him? YOu are so lucky! I wish that I had gotten to meet him.

Bubs: Me too! I love that magazine. I stll have a bunch of them.

 

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