Happy Birthday to the most beloved children’s author, Dr. Seuss!
Here are some interesting facts about him:
He was born on March 2, 1904 in Springfield, Massachusetts
His full name is Theodor Seuss Geisel
First book he wrote and illustrated was “And to Think I Saw It on Mulberry Street”
That book got rejected 27 times before being published
Dr. Seuss most famous book is “Cat in the Hat”
In his life time he published 46 children’s books.
He received many honors in his life time including:
-2 Academy Awards
-2 Emmy Awards
Check back next week to learn about Dr. Seuss’s Top Ten Books you must read!
Information from catinthehat.org and Wikipedia.