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Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992

LC control no.n 80126289
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS3551.S5
Personal name headingAsimov, Isaac, 1920-1992
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Variant(s)Azimov, Aĭzek, 1920-1992
Azimov, Isaac, 1920-1992
Азимов, Айзек, 1920-1992
אסימוב, איזאק, 1920-1992
אסימוב, אייזק, 1920-1992
אסימוב, א., 1920-1992
أزيموف، اسحق، 1920-1992
アイザックアシモフ, 1920-1992
Āsīmūf, Āyzāk, 1920-1992
آسيموف، آيزاک، 1920-1992
Ozimov, Isaak Judah, 1920-1992
See alsoFor works of this author entered under other names, search also under: French, Paul, 1920-1992; Dr. "A", 1920-1992
French, Paul, 1920-1992
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Dr. "A", 1920-1992
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Other standard no.Q34981
Associated countryUnited States
Associated placeBoston (Mass.)
LocatedBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Birth date1920-01-02
Death date1992-04-06
Place of birthPetrovichi (Smolenskai︠a︡ oblastʹ, Russia)
Place of deathNew York (N.Y.)
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Field of activityScience fiction Short stories Technical writing Biochemistry
Science--Popular works
Science fiction Fantasy fiction Detective and mystery fiction Short stories Novels Creative nonfiction
AffiliationBoston University. School of Medicine
Profession or occupationAuthors
Science writers
Medical teaching personnel
College teachers
University and college faculty members
Special noteMachine-derived non-Latin script reference project.
Non-Latin script references not evaluated.
Found inWashington Post, Apr. 7, 1992 (Isaac Asimov, science fiction writer, d. Apr. 6, 1992, New York City)
IAWWW, 1994 (born 2nd Jan 1920, also writes under the names Paul French and Dr. A)
Rūd-i zindagī, 1965: t.p. (آيزاک آسيموف = Āyzāk Āsīmūf) added t.p. (Isaac Asimov [in rom.])
Wikipedia, January 15, 2020 (Isaac Asimov (c. January 2, 1920-April 6, 1992) was an American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University. He was known for his works of science fiction and popular science; also wrote mysteries and fantasy, as well as much nonfiction; born in Petrovichi, Smolensk Oblast, Russian SFSR on an unknown date between October 4, 1919, and January 2, 1920, inclusive; celebrated his birthday on January 2; Jewish; family arrived in U.S. on February 3, 1923; grew up in Brooklyn, New York; after completing his doctorate and a postdoc year, Asimov joined the faculty of the Boston University School of Medicine in 1949, teaching biochemistry)
IMDb, January 15, 2020 (Isaac Asimov (1920-1992); born Isaak Judah Ozimov, on January 2, 1920, in Petrovichi shtetl, near Smolensk, Russia; his father and his mother were Orthodox Jews; born January 2, 1920 in Petrovichi, Klimovichi, Gomel Governorate, RSFSR [now Smolensk Oblast, Russia]; died April 6, 1992 in Manhattan, New York City, New York; was raised as a non-religious person. His parents observed the Orthodox Judaism, but did not force their belief upon young Asimov. He did not have affiliation with a temple, did not have a bar mizvah and called himself an atheist, then used the term "humanist" in his later life)
Associated languageeng