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Dr. Seuss

  • Dr. Seuss Born

    Dr. Seuss Born
    Theodor Seuss Geisel AKA Dr. Seuss was born in Springfield, Massachusetts
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  • First Childrens Book

    First Childrens Book
    "And I Think I Saw it on Mulberry Street" was Dr. Seuss' first published childrens book.
  • Becomes Political Cartoonist

    Becomes Political Cartoonist
    Suess begins his carreer as a political cartoonist. He publishes over 400 cartoons in The New York Newspaper PM.
  • Three Firsts

    Three Firsts
    "Mc Elligot's Pool" is Dr Suess' first book published since 1940. This book is also his first bestiary, as well as his first Caldecott honor (awarded in 1948.)
  • The Cat in the Hat

    The Cat in the Hat
    Dr. Suess publishes "The Cat in the Hat." A book he is arguably best known for. Also his first book that helps children to learn to read. He also publises "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" this year.
  • Green Eggs and Ham

    Green Eggs and Ham
    "Green Eggs and Ham is published. It is Dr. Seuss' best selling book. This book contains less than 50 different words.
  • Pulitzer Prize

    Pulitzer Prize
    "The Butter Battle Book" is published. Judy Bloom says, "if this book were required reading for all governments, we would have a chance for world peace." For his body of work Suess wins the Pulitzer Prize.
  • Dr. Seuss Dies

    Dr. Seuss Dies
    Seuss died of throat cancer on September 24, 1991, at his home in La Jolla at the age of 87.