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George Alec Effinger
Birth: 1947
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 2002
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Prize-winning Science Fiction Author. He was the illegitimate son of a sailor and a prostitute, but he did go to Yale University where he dropped out twice in order to persue his writing career in New York City under the mentorship of Damon Knight (who also died in 2002). His novels had wide-ranging themes interjected with dark humor. He also created several computer role-playing games. 
Body lost or destroyed, Location of ashes is unknown.
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Originally Created by: William Barritt
Record added: Apr 29, 2002
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George Alec Effinger
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- James Snow
 Added: Apr. 26, 2015

- Pasha
 Added: Mar. 8, 2014
Thank you for the adventures. RIP!.......
- a sincere fan
 Added: Apr. 26, 2013
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