Dr. Suess

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  • Dr. Seuss was born

    Dr. Seuss was born
    Theodor Seuss Geisel was born on March 2, 1904, in Springfield, Massachusetts.
  • Graduated College

    Graduated College
    Theodor Seuss Geisel graduated from Dartmouth College.
  • First Job

    First Job
    He began working in 1927 as a cartoonist, illustrator, and writer. He then began creating popular children's books.
  • Published first book

    Published first book
    His first Dr. Seuss book was "And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street" published in 1937. He soon was the best-selling children's author in the world.
  • Animated Cartoon Award

    Animated Cartoon Award
    Suess wins an Animated Cartoon Academy Award.
  • president for beginner books

    president for beginner books
    Seuss becomes president of Beginner Books.
  • Last book published

    Last book published
    The last book that he made completely by himself, illustrations and everything, was "Oh, The Places You'll Go"!
  • Death

    At the time of his death, Ted had written and illustrated 44 children's books. Dr. Seuss died on September 24 at the age of eighty-seven 1904 -1991