9 of 83: This Nov. 22, 2005 file photo shows science-fiction writer Forrest J. Ackerman, 89, gesturing during an interview at his Los Angeles home. Ackerman, the sometime actor, literary agent, magazine editor and full-time bon vivant who discovered author Ray Bradbury and was widely credited with coining the term "sci-fi," has died. Ackerman died Thursday Dec. 4, 2008 of heart failure. He was 92. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes,File)

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