Ray Bradbury, author of such science fiction and fantasy classics as "The Martian Chronicles," "Fahrenheit 451," "Dandelion Wine" and "Something Wicked This Way Comes," has died in Los Angeles. He was 91.
Ray Bradbury in 1923 in Waukegan, Ill. "When I was born in 1920," he said in 2000, "the auto was only 20 years old. Radio didn't exist. TV didn't exist. I was born at just the right time to write about all of these things."