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Ray Bradbury is Born

1920

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

1932

Ray began writing at the age of 12

Bradbury First Book Publication

1944

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

1955

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

The Choas Theory

1961

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

2007

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

Bradbury Dies

2012

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