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American writer

Frank Herbert is ...

Born 8 Oct 1920 in Tacoma
Died 11 Feb 1986 in Madison
Age65 years, 4 months
Causepancreatic cancer
Frank Herbert
Frank Herbert
Sand dunes at the Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area, close to Reedsport

About Frank Herbert

Frank Patrick Herbert, Jr. (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was an American science fiction writer best known for the novel Dune and its five sequels. Though he became famous for science fiction, he was also a newspaper journalist, photographer, short story writer, book reviewer, ecological consultant and lecturer. The Dune saga, set in the distant future and taking place over millennia, deals with complex themes such as human survival and evolution, ecology, and the intersection of religion, politics, and power. Dune itself is the best-selling science fiction novel of all time and the series is widely considered to be among the classics of the genre.

He is also known as Frank Patrick Herbert, Franklin Patrick Herbert, Franklin Herbert and Frank Herbert.