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Y/M/D Description Association Composition Place Locale Food Event
1920/08/22 Ray Douglas Bradbury is born in Waukegan, Illinois to Esther Bradbury and Leonard Spaulding Bradbury. He was given the middle name "Douglas" after the actor Douglas Fairbanks. Born Waukegan Illinois
1933/00/00 Ray Bradbury is hired to read the comic strips on the radio every Saterday night in Tucson, Arizona. He was payed in movie tickets to "The Mummie", "Murders (Mystery) in the Wax Museum" and "King Kong" instead of money. Audience Member
1933/05/00 Using his movie ticket paycheck, Ray Bradbury sees "King King" at the Fox Tucson Theatre in downtown Tucson, Arizona. Audience Member King Kong Fox Tucson Theatre Tucson
1935/00/00 Radio star George Burns hires 14 year old Ray Bradbury as a writer for the "Burns and Allen" radio show.
1945/11/14 Ray Bradbury and Grant Beach visit the catacombs of Guanajuato. Mr Bradbury's short stories, The Next in Line and The Candy Skull, are based on this visit. Visitor The Next In Line El Museo De Las Momias Guanajuato
1947/00/00 After a rejection from the Weird Tales, Bradbury submits "Homecoming" to Mademoiselle. Editorial assistant, Truman Capote, rescues manuscript from a slush pile and submits it for publication. "Homecoming" won an O Henry Award and a place in Prize Storie. Author
1947/10/00 The Next In Line published in Dark Carnival, short story collection Author The Next In Line
1950/00/00 The Martian Chronicles - published Author The Martian Chronicles
1951/00/00 The Illustrated Man - published Author The Illustrated Man
1953/00/00 Fahrenheit 451 - published Author Fahrenheit 451
1954/03/00 All Summer in a Day - published Author All Summer in a Day
2012/06/05 After a lengthy illness, Ray Bradbury dies in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 91. Bradbury's personal library was be willed to the Waukegan Public Library, where he had many of his formative reading experiences. Died

5 Creative Works by Ray Bradbury »

Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
Title Type Association Y/M/D Moniker
The Next In Line Author Short Story 1947/10/00
The Martian Chronicles Author Book 1950/00/00
  • Le Monde's 100 Books of the Century
The Illustrated Man Author Book 1951/00/00
Fahrenheit 451 Author Book 1953/00/00
  • 1001 Children's Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up
All Summer in a Day Author Short Story 1954/03/00

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