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Ray Bradbury is Born


Bradbury was born on August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois

Great Depression

1929 - 1941

The Great Depression began when Bradbury was 10 years old and ended when he was 21 years old

Bradbury Began Writing


Ray began writing at the age of 12

Bradbury First Book Publication


Bradbury Published his first book called Long After Midnight. Long After Midnight is a short story collection by Ray Bradbury. Several of the stories are original to this collection.

Invention of Velcro


Velcro is the brainchild of Georges de Mestral, a Swiss engineer.

The Choas Theory


Edward Lorenz was the first to recognize that the atmosphere- or model of the atmosphere- could trigger vast and often unexpected results

Ray Bradbury Wins Pulitzer Prize


Bradbury was recognized for his influential career of Science fiction and Fatnasy writing

Bradbury Dies


Bradbury died on June 5th, 2012 in Los Angeles, California at the age of 91