National Science Fiction Day

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2022 USA Sunday, January 2ndNational Science Fiction Day
2021 USA Saturday, January 2ndNational Science Fiction Day
2020 USA Thursday, January 2ndNational Science Fiction Day
2019 USA Wednesday, January 2ndNational Science Fiction Day
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National Science Fiction Day is celebrated by many science fiction fans in the United States on January 2nd, marking the accepted birthdate of famed science fiction writer Isaac Asimov.

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov was born on January 2nd 1920 and was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books. Asimov was prolific and wrote or edited more than 500 books and an estimated 90,000 letters and postcards. 

Asimov wrote hard science fiction and, along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, he was considered one of the "Big Three" science fiction writers during his lifetime. Asimov's most famous work is the Foundation Series; his other major series are the Galactic Empire series and the Robot series.

He wrote hundreds of short stories, including the social science fiction "Nightfall", which in 1964 was voted by the Science Fiction Writers of America the best short science fiction story of all time. Asimov wrote the Lucky Starr series of juvenile science-fiction novels using the pen name Paul French.

Bio from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 

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