• Born date: 1938-08-15
  • Born in: Poland
  • Death date: 1985-07-19
  • Death in: Poland
Janusz Zajdel

Janusz Andrzej Zajdel (15 August 1938 in Warsaw – 19 July 1985 in Warsaw) was a prominent Polish science fiction author, second in popularity in Poland after Stanisław Lem.[citation needed] His writing career started in 1965. His novels were recognized as the best in science fiction in Poland in 1982 (Limes inferior) and in 1984 (Paradyzja). He was a Trustee of World SF.