Robert A. Heinlein

  • Born: (Butler, Missouri, USA)
  • Died: (Carmel, California, USA)

American science fiction writer. Heinlein was named the first Science Fiction Writers Grand Master in 1974. He won Hugo Awards for for Stranger in a Strange Land, The Moon is a Harsh Mistress, Starship Troopers, and Double Star.

Main-belt asteroid 6312 Robheinlein (1990 RH4) and the Heinlein crater on Mars are named in his honor.

Real Name: Robert Anson Heinlein
Pseudonyms: Anson MacDonald, Lyle Monroe, John Riverside, Caleb Saunders, Simon York


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