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Geisel, Theodor Seuss (pseudonym Dr. Seuss)

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Born: 1904 AD
Died: 1991 AD, at 87 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
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US author, filmmaker, illustrator, and poet

1983 - "The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins".

 

1940 - "Horton Hatches the Egg".

 

1954 - "Horton Hears a Who!".

 

1957 - "The Cat in the Hat".

 

1957 - "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!".

 

1960 - "Green Eggs and Ham".

 

1971 - "The Lorax".

 

1986 - "You're Only Old Once".

 

1990 - "Oh, the Places You'll Go".

 

1946 - Produced documentary films "Hitler Lives".

 

1947 - "Design for Death".

 

1951 - Animated film "Gerald McBoing Boing".

 

Founded Beginner Books, Inc. 1958 (acquired by Random House 1960)

 

Recipient of special Pulitzer Prize for lifetime achievement 1984

 

1904 - Dr. seuss (Ted Seuss) was born on the 2nd of March.

 

1921 - He went to college at Darthruoth and Oxford.

 

1927 - Dr.Seuss got married with Helen Palmer.

 

1937 - Became a author.

 

1945 - He joined the army and was sent to HollyWood.

 

1946 - Directed his first movie.

 

1960 - A friend bet him he couldn't write a book in less than 50 words, he wrote Green eggs and Ham afterwards.

 

1967 - Dr seuss's wife Helen Palmer died.

 

1991- Dr.seuss died on the 24th of September.


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