The animated television series The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! premiers on PBS Kids in the US and on Treehouse TV in Canada. The show is based on The Cat in the Hat’s Learning
Library book franchise, and to date the series consists of three seasons (a total of 80 episodes) and five television specials. Martin Short is the voice of the Cat in the Hat.
Seussentennial – Dr. Seuss Enterprises celebrates what would have been Dr. Seuss’s 100th birthday.
Children’s Museum of Manhattan features Oh, Seuss!, an exhibit featuring interactive stations.
Geisel attends Lincoln College at Oxford, where he does not earn an M.A. in English, but he does meet his future wife, Helen Palmer.
Geisel first uses the pseudonym “Seuss” when writing for Jack-O-Lantern, Dartmouth’s humor magazine.