Sunday, November 02, 2008

Forrest J. Ackerman

Forrest J. Ackerman, interventor of the term "sci-fi," editor of the magazines Spacemen and Famous Monsters of Filmland, was born in 1916. He is currently home at the "Mini-Ackermansion", struggling with pneumonia.

Read tributes to him at:

Classic Horror Films Message Forums

Scarlet Street Message Forums

and from July 8, 2008 - he last appeared at a ComicsCon Convention

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