British author whose short story, “The Sentinel,” inspired the famous, Stanley Kubrick-directed science fiction film, 2001: A Space Odyssey. His other works include The City and the Stars, Rendezvous with Rama, and The Fountains of Paradise.
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|FULL NAME:||Arthur C. Clarke|
|BIRTH DATE:||December 16, 1917|
|AGE:||102 years old|
Arthur C. Clarke is a Novelist. He married a twenty-two-year-old American divorcee on a trip to Florida in 1953; the couple divorced a year later. He grew up on a farm, and as a boy loved star-gazing and reading science fiction pulp magazines. In 1948, he graduated from King’s College London with a bachelor of science degree.
DID YOU KNOW He moved to Sri Lanka due to his interest in scuba diving.
FACT He influenced the work of Robert A. Heinlein .
Currently, Arthur C. Clarke is 102 years old. He will celebrate his 103rd birthday on a Sunday, December 16th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Arthur C. Clarke’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Arthur C. Clarke was born in the Year of the Serpent. Snakes are a symbol of wisdom and wit, often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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