Isaac Asimov


Isaac Asimov was born in Petrovichi, Russia on January 2nd, 1920 and is the Novelist. At the age of 72, Isaac Asimov biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, and networth are available.

Other Names / Nick Names
Isaak Yudovich Ozimov, The Human Typewriter, Isaak Judah Ozimov
Date of Birth
January 2, 1920
Place of Birth
Petrovichi, Russia
Death Date
Apr 6, 1992 (age 72)
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Isaac Asimov Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

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Dark brown
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Isaac Asimov Religion, Education, and Hobbies
Secular Humanist
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Boys High School in Brooklyn, Seth Low Junior College, Columbia University School of General Studies) in 1939, Columbia University MA in chemistry in 1941 and earned a PhD in biochemistry in 1948
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Anna Rachel, Judah Asimov
Stanley Asimov (vp of New York Newsday), Marcia (born Manya)
Isaac Asimov Life


Prolific Russian-American author of science fiction books, including The Foundation series, The Robot series, The Bicentennial Man and I, Robot. He is regarded as part of the Golden Age of Science Fiction.

Before Fame

As a youth, he was enthused with science fiction books, but his father dismissed them as garbage. He obtained his Ph.D. in biochemistry from Columbia University's extension program, studying zoology and chemistry. His education helped him to obtain a Boston University medical faculty position.


He was awarded the 1957 Thomas Alva Edison Foundation Award for his book, Building Blocks of the Universe.

Family Life

He was born in Russia to a Jewish family; when he was a young boy, he and his parents immigrated to the United States. He married Gertrude Blugerman in 1942 and married Janet Jeppson just weeks after his 1973 divorce from Blugerman.

Associated With

Will Smith appeared in the film version of Asimov's science fiction book I, Robot.

Scientists beam solar power to Earth from SPACE - in major step towards unlimited clean energy, June 12, 2023
'Space solar power' is a concept conjured by science-fiction writer Isaac Asimov in 1941 - but researchers in California have now shown it's possible. The researchers beamed solar power to Earth from a spacecraft called MAPLE, which was launched to orbit in January. MAPLE is equipped with solar panels that can withstand 'the harsh environment of space', including wild temperature swings and solar radiation.

This is how cars could look by 2050, according to experts (and imagined by AI), June 3, 2023
Technologies such as autonomous driving, nanotech screens and augmented reality are poised to reshape the cars we drive, experts have told They predict we won't approach cars armed with keys and rely on the satnav - cars will come to us, plugged into our daily routines and ready to entertain us. Humanoid AI avatars will know what we want in advance and steer us to our destinations in cars powered by electricity or hydrogen. Technologies such as 'full' autonomous driving - a car that is aware and capable of making its own choices -and flying vehicles will reshape the cities around us.

DAILY MAIL COMMENT: The Wild West of AI is in need of a sheriff, June 3, 2023
DAILY MAIL COMMENT: The development of AI has become a modern arms race, with competing countries realising the immense power they can achieve by being at the forefront.