Arthur C. Clarke

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Arthur C. Clarke Dec. 16, 1917 to Mar. 19, 2008 Arthur C. Clarke, who peered into the heavens with a homemade telescope as a boy and grew up to become a visionary titan of science-fiction writing and collaborated with director Stanley Kubrick on the landmark film "2001: A Space Odyssey," has... Arthur C. Clarke photo courtesy of Marc Kaufman, McClatchey Tribune