Vid Pečjak was born on January 7, 1929, in Ljubljana, Slovenia and died on February 27, 2016
He was a Slovene author and psychologist.
Vid has written 90 books, two-thirds from the field of psychology.
His literary works are mostly science fiction stories, novels, novelettes and also travel diaries and comic strip.
Some of Pecjak’s works were written under his pseudonym Div Kajčep (palindrome of his name).
It could be said that he was best known for his SF novel for children and youth Drejček in trije marsovčki (Drejček and Three Little Martians) (1961), which concerns a little boy named Drejček (Andy) who meets three little Martians.
Vid Pečjak passed away at 87 yrs old.