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24/03/1905 Novelist Jules Verne dies at 77

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Jules Verne: The Father of Science Fiction

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Jules Verne Prophet or Writer

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Jules Verne - A Very Short Biography

2nd most translated author, sometimes also called „Father of Science Fiction“ died at his home in Amiens, in northern France. Prior to his death, he suffered from diabetes. After his demise, his son made changes and oversaw the publication of the novels „Invasion of the Sea“ and „The Lighthouse at the End of the World“.
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