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John W. Campbell

John W. CampbellAKA John Wood Campbell, Jr.

Born: 8-Jun-1910
Birthplace: Newark, NJ
Died: 11-Jul-1971
Location of death: Mountainside, NJ
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Cremated

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Editor, Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Editor of Astounding, 1938-71

Father: John Wood Campbell (electrical engineer)
Mother: Dorothy Strahern
Wife: Dona Stuart (m. 1931, div. 1949)
Wife: Margaret Winter (m. 1950)

    University: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (dismissed)
    University: BS Physics, Duke University (1932)

    Hugo for Best Professional Magazine (9 times)
    Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame Inducted 1996
    Risk Factors: Smoking

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