Born: March 2, 1904 In Springfield, Massachusetts
Died: September 24, 1991
At the time of his death Dr. Seuss (known as Ted) had written and illustrated 44 children's books, including all-time favorites as Green Eggs and Ham and There's a Wocket In My Pocket, One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish, and The Cat in the Hat. His books had been translated into more than 15 languages. Over 200 million copies had found their way into homes and hearts around the entire world.
His honors included two Academy awards, two Emmy awards, a Peabody award and the Pulitzer Prize.
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