Children’s author who is best remembered for her popular Little Bear books, which sold over six million copies during her lifetime and were adapted into a television series.
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|FULL NAME:||Else Holmelund Minarik|
|BIRTH DATE:||September 13, 1920|
|AGE:||99 years old|
Else Holmelund Minarik is a Children’s Author. She was married twice. Her second husband, Homer Bigart, was a Pulitzer Prize-winning war correspondent for the New York Times and the New York Herald Tribune. She moved from her native Denmark to the United States when she was four years old. After graduating from Queens College of the City University of New York, she became a journalist.
DID YOU KNOW She wrote a popular children’s book entitled No Fighting, No Biting!
FACT Like Hans Christian Andersen, perhaps the best-known children’s author of all time, Minarik was born in Denmark.
Currently, Else Holmelund Minarik is 99 years old. She will celebrate her 100th birthday on a Monday, September 13th. Below we countdown to her upcoming birthday.
Else Holmelund Minarik’s zodiac sign is Virgo. According to astrologers, Virgo’s life pursuit is to do the right thing and a secret desire to love and be loved in return. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, books, nature, cleanliness and dislike rudeness, asking for help and taking center stage. The strengths of this sign are: loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, worry, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.
Else Holmelund Minarik was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the Pig.
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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