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Philip José Farmer, American writer. Recipient Hugo award, 1953, 68, 72, Nebula award, 2000, Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Lifetime Achievement award, 2000, World Fantasy award for Lifetime Achievement, 2001.

Background

Farmer, Philip José was born on January 26, 1918 in North Terre Haute, Indiana, United States. Son of George and Lucile Theodora (Jackson) Farmer.

Education

Bachelor, Bradley University, 1950.

Career

Laborer, steel mill, Peoria, 1941-1952. Technical writer, various companies, 1956-1969.

Works

Connections

Married Bette V. Andre, May 10, 1941. Children: Philip Laird, Kristan.

father:
George Farmer

mother:
Lucile Theodora (Jackson) Farmer

spouse:
Bette V. Andre

children:
Philip Laird Farmer

Kristan Farmer