Chesley Bonestell, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Chesley Bonestell

American science fiction and space illustrator

Date of Birth: 01-Jan-1888

Place of Birth: San Francisco, California, United States

Date of Death: 11-Jun-1986

Profession: astronomer, illustrator, painter

Nationality: United States

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Chesley Bonestell

  • Chesley Knight Bonestell, Jr.
  • (January 1, 1888 ÔÇô June 11, 1986) was an American painter, designer and illustrator.
  • His paintings inspired the American space program, and they have been (and remain) influential in science fiction art and illustration.
  • A pioneering creator of astronomical art, along with the French astronomer-artist Lucien Rudaux, Bonestell has been dubbed the "Father of Modern Space art".

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