Linda Salzman Sagan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Linda Salzman (born July 16, 1940) is an artist and writer, who created the artwork for the plaque on the Pioneer spacecraft[1] and coproduced the Voyager Golden Record.[2]

She co-authored the book Murmurs of Earth with her husband, astronomer Carl Sagan, whom she married on April 6, 1968; the marriage lasted until their divorce in 1981.[3] She also directed plays for the Central Casting Theater in Ithaca, New York, and wrote episodes of television shows such as Knots Landing and General Hospital.[citation needed]

Salzman is the mother of author and screenwriter Nick Sagan.[2]

See also[edit]