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Robert A. Heinlein (1907–1988)

At the age of 17, Heinlein graduated from Central High School in Kansas City, Missouri. He spent one year at the University of Missouri before he entered the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, from which he graduated as the 20th best among the 243 cadets. He spent five years in the Pacific Ocean until he had to retire because of ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 80) in Carmel, California, USA

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 2014 Predestination (story "All You Zombies")
 2012 Starship Troopers: Invasion (based on the novel by)
 2007 Masters of Science Fiction (TV Mini-Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Jerry Was a Man (2007) ... (short story)
 2000 Starship Troopers: Terran Ascendancy (Video Game) (novel)
  Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles (TV Series) (novel "Starship Troopers" - 41 episodes, 1999 - 2000) (based on a novel by - 3 episodes)
- Spirits of the Departed (2000) ... (novel "Starship Troopers" - as Robert Heinlein)
- Funeral for a Friend (2000) ... (novel "Starship Troopers" - as Robert Heinlein)
- Requiem (2000) ... (novel "Starship Troopers" - as Robert Heinlein)
- The Court-Martial of Lt. Razak (Clip Show #4) (2000) ... (novel "Starship Troopers" - as Robert Heinlein)
- Hide n' Seek (2000) ... (novel "Starship Troopers" - as Robert Heinlein)
 1997 Starship Troopers (book)
 1994 The Puppet Masters (novel)
 1994 Red Planet (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1988 Starship Troopers (Video) (novel)
 1958 The Brain Eaters (novel "The Puppet Masters" - uncredited)
 1953 Project Moon Base (screenplay and story - as Robert Heinlein)
 1951 Out There (TV Series) (story - 3 episodes)
- The Green Hills of Earth (1951) ... (story)
- Misfit (1951) ... (story)
- Ordeal in Space (1951) ... (story)
 1950 Tom Corbett, Space Cadet (TV Series) (novel "Space Cadet")
 1950 Destination Moon (from a novel by) / (written for the screen by)
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 1950 Destination Moon (technical advisor)
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 2012 Rabid Love (Short) (thanks)
 2011 Blüm (Short) (thanks)
 1998 StarCraft (Video Game) (thanks)
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 2012 Prophets of Science Fiction (TV Series documentary)
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- Robert Heinlein (2012) ... Himself

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Personal Quote:

Never underestimate the power of human stupidity. See more »

Trivia:

Robert A. Heinlein's first book was actually the last to be published. After his death a lost manuscript was discovered. "For Us, the Living" (1938?) was written before "Lifeline" but not published until 2003. See more »

Nickname:

The Grand Master

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Cancer

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