OK, I got a reply from Mike and permission to
forward his response; more Fedorov data (thanks Mike):
>>>I'm copying Mike Perry (firstname.lastname@example.org), who I'm
>>Thanks for the references. Most of Fedorov's
writings were published
>>posthumously by his disciples, which would explain
the date of 1906. As for
>>F's dates, a reference I have notes that his
baptismal record was recently
>>found, and he was born late in May, 1829. His father
was Pavel Ivanovich
>>Gagarin, and his mother (not legally married to
father) Elisaveta Ivanova.
--- Russell Whitaker <email@example.com> wrote:
> Nikolai Fedorov. I remember that Mike Perry,
> a few years back, had written a long article
> about him for *Cryonics* magazine, before
> Alcor's web presence. I found a cryonet post
> of Mike's which mentions Fedorov:
> According to this gallery, Fedorov existed
> A couple of other leads:
> And this gem, fulltext of a Fedorov story:
> Entitled "One Evening in the Year 2217", it's
> listed as having been written in 1906, which
> conflicts with the death date listed on the
> Russian lithograph site above.
> I'm copying Mike Perry (firstname.lastname@example.org), who I'm
> can help.
> --- Max More <email@example.com> wrote:
> > At 05:55 PM 2/28/01, Max wrote:
> > >At 11:52 AM 28/02/01 -0800, Max More wrote:
> > >
> > > >also the Russian philosopher whose name refuses
> > to surface at the moment
> > > >who advocated physical immortality in the late
> > 19th century.
> > >
> > >Perhaps Alexander Bogdanov. Another marxist whose
> > name starts with A.
> > >
> > >But I think it's someone else, actually, whose
> > name, damn it, refuses to
> > >surface... (even after a flip through THE
> > ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SF).
> > It just surfaced -- Fedorov. (I think that's
> > but I have to run out
> > now so will check spelling and details later.)
> > Max
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