Dr. Seuss is most famous for his children's books, including "The Cat in the Hat" and "Green Eggs and Ham." Theodor Seuss Geisel wrote and published more than 60 children's books, and he also used the pen names of Theo LeSieg and Rosetta Stone.
Born in Springfield, Mass., on March 2, 1904, Geisel graduated from Dartmouth College, where he was the editor in chief of the college's humor magazine. From there, he attended Oxford University in England before he dropped out and returned to America to pursue a career in cartooning. Before he wrote the children's book his cartoons were published in numerous magazines.Learn More
Dr. Seuss wrote and illustrated 44 children's books. Among the books he's best known for are "Green Eggs and Ham," "The Cat in the Hat," "The Lorax," "One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish," "Horton Hatches the Egg," "Horton Hears a Who!" and "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!"Full Answer >
Dr. Seuss was born on March 2, 1904. His given name was Theodor Seuss Geisel. He was born on Howard Street in Springfield, Mass. to Theodor Robert and Henrietta Seuss Geisel. At the time of his birth, Robert made a living as a master brewer.Full Answer >
Dr. Seuss had a sister named Marnie. Dr. Seuss was born Theodore Seuss Geisel in Springfield, Massachusetts in 1904. He was the grandson of German immigrants. Seuss was his mother's maiden name, which rhymes with "voice." However, the author good-naturedly tolerated the way most people pronounced it.Full Answer >
According to Seussville, Oobleck is a sticky, green substance that falls from the sky. Oobleck is introduced in the story, "Bartholomew and the Oobleck" by Dr. Seuss.Full Answer >