John W. Campbell bio

Birth Name: John W. Campbell

Occupation: Novelist

Place Of Birth: Newark

Date Of Birth: June8, 1910

Date Of Death: July 11, 1971

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John W. Campbell was born on the 8th of June, 1910. He was best known for being a Novelist. An American science fiction author, he also famously edited the Astounding Science Fiction magazine and is credited with shaping the Golden Age of Science Fiction. He is particularly associated with the science fiction sub-genre of space opera; his popular stories include “Twilight,” “Who Goes There,” and “Night.”

John W. Campbell was born in Newark. He dropped out of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and later graduated from Duke University with a degree in physics. He was inducted into The Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in 1996.

John W. Campbell was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John W. Campbell is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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John W. Campbell was born in the Year of the Dog.

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Zodiac Sign: John W. Campbell was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: John W. Campbell was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are fiercely loyal and can always keep a secret. They're not afraid of the hardships in life, but they also tend to worry too much sometimes.

Ruling Planet: John W. Campbell had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

John W. Campbell’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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