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Shel Silverstein is best known for his collections of children's poetry. He has written cartoons for several magazines, and was also a songwriter. Shel Silverstein passed away in 1999 at the age of 68.
Several hundred, though most of them were short - one or two four-lined stanzas, and many are not suitable for polite company
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Nathan Silverstein (a bakery owner) and Helen Balkany (a homemaker)
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He wrote from an early age, and continued his love for writing and drawing while in the military. He never intended to write for children, but had a friend in the business who encouraged it.
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Shel silverstein wrote and published 11 books in his lifetime.
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Shel Silverstein attended the University of Illinois but got kicked out after one year. Next he attended the Chicago Academy of Fine arts for a year, but left and went to the Roosevelt University for three years until he was drafted into the Korean army.
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Go to the link below; It has so many poem by Shel silverstein It's also a really really good site
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Shel silversteins parents are Nathan and Helen silverstein
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Nope he was white..I googled it.
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Its emphasises the writers message and keeps it constant, andstuck in the readers mind, so therefore the reader will want to read on due to the fact that they'd want to find out more about what is actually happening and it gets them hooked
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He wrote about mostly comical issues and the joys of life.
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Shel Silverstein died of a heart attack in Keywest Florida May 10th 1999
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Shel Silverstein died on May 10, 1999 (aged 68).
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Shel Silverstein grew up in the Logan Square area of Chicago. He attended Roosevelt High School and went to college at the University of Illinois.
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Shel's influences are no one. no one because he no friends...he had no girlfrend and he didnt really have a life... so he started to write and draw! which go him into poetry.
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Roald Dahl was a famous Norwegian author who was well known for his unique style of writing for children, which incorporated fantasy into the real world.Much of his writing was influenced by specific childhood experiences, for example, his fondness for a particular candy shop formed the basis for "C…
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Shel Silverstein had a wife named Susan Hastings. Susan died 5 years after having Shels baby girl Shoshana. Susan Hastings died on June 29, 1975 in Baltimore, Maryland.
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the poet Shel silver stein made this poem so it would be a very sad and deppresing poem, it made me feel like the world was going to just end like the sidewalk that he was reffering too. it also made me want to read it again..
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because they are so cute and adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Poetry with comedy intertwined
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hel Silverstein Childhood & Early Life Shel Silverstein was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 25, 1930 to Nathan and Helen Silverstein. He started to draw at an early age of twelve and graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1948. Following his artistic aspirations, he went to study at the …
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no, he did not have a brother
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He died on either may 8 or 9 his life motto was Have A Good Time.IT took 4 years to publish the giving tree
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2 kids, Matthew "Matt" and Shoshanna "Shanna"
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Yes. He had a daughter named Shoshanna (Shanna), who died at age 11. He also had a son named Matthew.
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No. Alot of people say he is but he is not. I have not found any definite information.
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Shel Silverstein was born into a family with strong Jewish values. He began drawing and writing because he felt he was strong in those areas. He also enjoyedÊwriting in order to entertain both adults and children.Ê
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Chicago, Illinois
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Shel Silverstein died on May 10, 1999 at the age of 68.
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Nathan Silverstein (A Bakery Owner) and Helen Silverstein(maiden name Balkany)(a Home maker)
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a house on rue st. Denis in Paris, France
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he's buried at westlawn cemetery which is a block away from my house. random thought but i think its kinda cool.
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Many different awards for his children's poems.
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No, Sheldon Allan Silverstein did not write about history. He was a cartoonist, playwright, singer/songwriter, musician, and author of children's stories. Some of his notable works are The Giving Tree (1965), a children's book which Silverstein wrote and illustrated, and A Boy Named Sue (1969), a so…
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Yes indeed he did to Susan Hastings and had one child Shoshanna but it ended in divorce and Susan died five years after her daughter was born in 1975.
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Shel Silverstein's father was straight.
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Shel Silverstein was born in Chicago on 25 September 1930. He grew up in the Logan Square area and attended Charles Darwin Elementary.
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Shel Silverstein was born on September 25, 1930.
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No, he was African American.
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There is no known record of Shel Silverstein ever being married. He did father two children but was not married to either of the mothers.
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University of Chicago but then he got kicked out.
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Shel Silverstein died in 1999. He lived in Chicago, served in the military in Korea and Japan. He also lived in Florida and is buried in Norridge, IL.
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Yes, Shel Silverstein did have one sibling. He had one sister named Peggy. Shel was a well known poet, singer, and screenwriter.
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Yes, he died May 10, 1999 at age 68; it was sad to know that such a great author isn't around.
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sheldon Alan silverstein grew up in Chicago Illinois where he was born
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Shel Silverstein learned the art of cartooning by tracing cartoons by Al Capp. Al Capp was the author of the "Li'l Abner" comic strip.
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Shel Silverstein had many more jobs then just a poet growing up. He drew cartoons for the army in the 1950's which was published in the military newsletter called Stars and Stripes.After he got out of the army, he submitted cartoons for Playboy magazine. They appeared in many of the issues from 1956…
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Shel Silverstein had a wife and children. His children were often inspiration for some of his poems.
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Shel Silverstein had 2 children. His daughter, Shoshanna was raised by an aunt and uncle after her mother, Susan Hastings, died. Shoshanna passed away at the age of 11. His son, Matthew, was born in 1983.
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she is a feral child and therfore raised a pack of beavers-if this is a family then yes, she had a family.
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Shel Silverstein was an American cartoonist and poet, best known for his children's books. He was born to Nathan and Helen Silverstein.
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he wrote and drew for playboy
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Shel Silverstein was a writer and cartoonist who was known for his poetry. He had one sister, named Peggy. He had two children, Shoshanna and Matthew.
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He died on May 10, 1999 (heart failure) For the source and more detailed information concerning your request, click on the related links section indicated below.
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Shel Silverstein died in Key West, Florida on May 10,1999 from a heart attack. He wrote The Giving Tree which became his best selling book ever.
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First you are nobody, then when somebody comes along and loves you, you in turn, become Somebody
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11 years of age
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Shel Silverstein never married. He did have two children though. He had a daughter with Susan Taylor Hastings and a son with .Sarah Spencer
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i recently asked this question and someone gave me "his real name is Shel silverstein". so i thought for the other people wondering what the answer to this question is i will tell you what i know. Shel silverstein is a nice man who writes poetry, books, songs and others and has since he was young. a…
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she was a homemaker.
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He wanted to be a baseball player but he was terrible at hitting the ball with the bat. Also he wanted to be popular around girls but he didn't atrracted them since he couldn't dance very well. (I guess dancing was the hottest thing back then) and that's about all I know :)I hope I help a little.
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His father was from Russia or Poland but Shel was born in America
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Shel silverstien's wife died in1975 on June 29th after their divorce they had a kid girlShoshanna born in 1970 on June 30th.. they lived a very wonderful life but yet they had ups and downs and it was settled about the divorce they were married for an unknown amount of years but they lived a happy m…
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Shel Silverstein is a famous American cartoonist and author of children's books. Shel has said that he got into drawing and writing as a kid because he really didn't have any other talents.
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he won many awards, wrote a lot of poems, was a military man and became a hit country?rock song writer
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Silverstein attended the University of Illinois but got kicked out after one year. Next he attended Chicago Academy of Fine arts for a year, but left and went to Roosevelt University for three years until he was drafted into the army.
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Shel Silverstein had many more jobs then just a poet growing up. He drew cartoons for the army in the 1950's which was published in the military newsletter calledStars and Stripes. After he got out of the army, he submitted cartoons for Playboy magazine. They appeared in many of the issues from 1…
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He got drafted to the military and then did not have time to go back to college.
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22, but only 14 were written for children: Uncle Shelby's ABZ Book; Uncle Shelby's Story of Lafcadio: The Lion Who Shot Back; A Giraffe and a Half; The Giving Tree; Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?; Uncle Shelby's Zoo: Don't Bump the Glump! and Other Fantasies (reissued as Don't Bump the Glump! and Oth…
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no, unless you count "Someone Ate The Baby"
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Shoshana Silverstein died in 1982 of a brain aneurysm
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he was a poet.he wrote books.he wrote songs foe himself and other people such as johnny cash.he wrote funny poems.
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Because he had a heart attack
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Beloved children's' author, Shel Silverstein, began writing when he was twelve years old. During his service in the Korean War, Shel did cartoons for the military publication â??Stars and Stripesâ??. After the war, he worked for â??Playboyâ?? as a cartoonist, but based on his skill at writing a …
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Shel Silverstein never married. However, the mother of his daughter, Shoshanna, was named Susan Hastings, and the mother of his son, Matthew, was named Sarah Spencer.
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Shel silverstein childhood woould be described as rough and lonley
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all types of kinds but mostly happy child's poems Toering98~children poems
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Shel Silverstein was inspired by his editor to write his poems and his stories. weeee
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he worked for the army for sometime. he also wrote songs and plays.
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Yes, Matthew Silverstein is still alive as of May 2014. He is currently serving on the Queens Democratic Party as a designee for Democratic State Committee.
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He was thrown out of the University of Cicago, and then later attended Roosevelt College.
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Shel Silverstein is an American poet and cartoonist best known for his poems and stories, especially written for children. There is no record that he was ever sent to jail.
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Sheldon Silverstein was married once, but it ended in divorce. His wife Suzan died June 29, 1975 after the divorce. He had one daughter named Shoshanna born June 30, 1970 and a son named Matthew born in 1984. But his kids were from two different mothers.
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he liked everything
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Shel Silverstein described himself as, "a person who would have loved to play baseball,but was never good at it". He was shy about his talents. And that's about all I can give you
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Peggy Silverstein
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