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Author of 2001: A Space Odyssey - Arthur Clarke Dies

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Sir Arthur C. Clarke died on March 18th at the age of 90 in Sri Lanka - which is where he lived since 1956.

Sir Arthur C. Clarke was considered one of the "Big Three" by many in the Science Fiction community.  The Big Three consisting of:  Isaac Asimov, Robert Heinlein, and (of course) Sir Arthur C. Clarke.

One of his best known works is probably 2001: A Space Odyssey - which he wrote with Stanley Kubrick.

There's a pretty good article about his life and works found here:  [url=]Omnivoracious[...