Fritz Leiber

Fritz Leiber

December 24, 1910 – September 05, 1992
Countries: USA

the speculative fiction writer his father Fritz Leiber (actor) Fritz Reuter Leiber Jr. (December 24, 1910 – September 5, 1992) was an American writer of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. He was also a poet, actor in theater and films, playwright and chess expert.His greatest achievement at chess may be winning clear first in the 1958 Santa Monica Open. With writers such as Robert E. Howard and Michael Moorcock, Leiber can be regarded as one of the fathers of sword and sorcery fantasy, having coined the term.