9,076 total votes
Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books. Asimov was prolific and wrote or edited more than 500 books and an estimated 90,000 letters and postcards. His books have been published in 9 of the 10 major categories of the Dewey Decimal Classification. Asimov is widely considered a master of hard science fiction and, along with Robert A. Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke, he was considered one of the "Big Three" science fiction writers during his lifetime. Asimov's most famous work is the Foundation Series; his other major series are the Galactic Empire series ... more on Wikipedia

lists about Isaac Asimov

The Best Isaac Asimov Books 882 votes List of the best Isaac Asimov books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. What is Isaac Asimov famous for? W...
The Best Isaac Asimov Quotes 111 votes A list of the best Isaac Asimov quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Isaac Asimov quotes have received the most vot...

Isaac Asimov is ranked on...

#67 of 1,190 The Best Writers of All Time 306.7k VOTES The pen is truly mightier than the sword, and if you’re a book enthusiast you know that to be true. Some of history’s most i...
#64 of 192 The Best Fantasy Authors 80.1k VOTES The best fantasy authors of all time, ranked by readers and fans. This list include some highly recognizable names, like J.R...
#42 of 275 The Best Novelists of All Time 80.9k VOTES List of the best authors of all time as voted on by normal, book-loving people. For this list, we will consider writers who ...
#133 of 1,455 The Greatest Minds of All Time 692.7k VOTES List of the Greatest Minds of All Time, throughout history. This list represents the most influential thinkers across variou...
#17 of 382 The Greatest American Writers of All Time 57.7k VOTES Who are the greatest American authors of all time? In just two short centuries, the great U.S. of A. has produced an incredi...
#1 of 239 People who voted for Isaac Asimov... also upvote Twilight Saga Franchise on The Worst Movies Of All Time also upvote Romero Zombie Delete on The Best Zombie Movies of All Time The Best Science-Fiction Authors 110.4k VOTES The best science-fiction writers are among some of the most creative writers ever. Instead of only making up a story, they m...
#284 of 507 Famous Role Models We'd Like to Meet In Person 492.9k VOTES These are the famous folks it would be most exciting to meet in person, as ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Some of the be...
#43 of 179 The Best Short Story Writers of All Time 38.6k VOTES List of the best short story writers of all time. From Voltaire to George Saunders, a complete list of the greatest short ...
#715 of 2,854 The Most Influential People of All Time 2.3M VOTES This is a list of the most influential people of all of human history. This means that the individuals on this list have had...
#338 of 547 Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With 1.7M VOTES If given the opportunity to sit down for a beer with any famous male figure, which famous men would you most want to get a d...
#94 of 269 The Greatest Male Celebrity Role Models 94.4k VOTES Male celebrities as role models... what are we looking for? Maybe someone who knows how to lead, be a good team member, or h...
Famous People Named Isaac 22.5k VIEWS List of famous people named Isaac, along with photos. How many celebrities named Isaac can you think of? The famous Isaacs b...
Celebrities Who (Probably) Have Asperger's Syndrome 1.4M VIEWS List of famous people with Aspergers syndrome ranked by fame and popularity. Aspergers syndrome is a disorder that falls on ...
Famous Authors Who Used Pen Names 45.5k VIEWS Think you really know your favorite author? It may be surprising to you to learn that a number of famous authors are actuall...
37 Famous INTJs 388k VIEWS Some of the most prolific people in politics, entertainment, business, and science are INTJs (Introverted Intuitive Thinking...
Famous People Who Had Kidney Stones 3.2k VIEWS While rarely serious, kidney stones can be incredibly painful, and famous people with kidney stones can attest to that. Kidn...
180+ Atheist Authors and Journalists 21k VIEWS When it comes to notable atheists, atheist authors (and atheists writers in general) may be some of the most famous atheists...

Isaac Asimov is also found on...

Famous People Who Died of AIDS Famous People Who Don't Drink Alcohol Famous People Who Died of Renal Failure Famous People From Russia Famous People Who Died in New York City List of Famous Biochemists Famous People Who Died in New York Famous People Who Died of Heart Failure Famous Historians from the United States List of Famous Essayists Famous Essayists from the United States Famous Male Historians Famous Male Professors Famous Male Science-fiction Writers Hugo Award for Best Novel Winners List Famous Male Science Writers List of Famous Science-fiction Writers Famous Male Essayists