Who wrote Fahrenheit 451?
Ray Bradbury wrote Fahrenheit 451, and published it in 1953. It was originally a short story written by Bradbury in 1951 called the 'Fireman' before it was expanded to novel length by the famous science fiction author.
Yes , they did actually burn the books used in the film Fahrenheit 451 : among the books burned by the firemen is the film journal "Cahiers du Cinema" for which director François Truffaut wrote . Pictured on the cover is a picture from Breathless , written by Truffaut . Also among the books burned is "The Martian Chronicles" and "Fahrenheit 451" itself , both written by Ray Bradbury .