Avram Davidson

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Birthday
23, 1923
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
May 8, 1993 (70)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
23, 1923
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
May 8, 1993 (70)

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An American author of science fiction, crime fiction, and fantasy, he won a Hugo Award and three World Fantasy Awards. He is known for his Vergil Magus series, as well as for such stand-alone titles as Masters of the Maze (1965) and Clash of Star-Kings (1966).

Before Fame

He served as a medic with the Marine Corps in the Pacific theater of World War II.

Trivia

He had a reputation for being both short-tempered and generous.

Family Life

He grew up in New York and later moved to Washington. He and his wife, Grania Davis, had one son together.

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He won the Hugo Award, an honor named after writer Victor Hugo.

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