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
Posted by Barbara Peterson at 5:10 PM