Dr. Seuss Death Date: September 24, 1991
- Date of birth: March 2, 1904
- Place of birth: Springfield, MA (United States)
- Date of death: September 24, 1991 (aged 87)
- Place of death: La Jolla, CA (United States)
- Cause of death: Throat cancer
When did Dr. Seuss die?
Dr. Seuss, born Theodor Geisel on March 2nd, 1904, was an iconic children’s book author and illustrator. Dr. Seuss is best known for his books such as “The Cat in the Hat” and “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”, and has been credited with inspiring generations of readers to explore the world of literature through imagination and playfulness. Dr. Seuss also left behind a legacy of timeless and beloved characters, from the Grinch to Horton the Elephant – that have become part of popular culture and are still engaging children today.
Dr. Seuss passed away after a battle with throat cancer on September 24th, 1991 at age 87 in La Jolla, California. He will be remembered as an inspirational figure in literature whose works will continue to bring joy and laughter to children globally for generations to come.
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