Beverly Cleary Children's Author

Beverly Cleary
Birth Place:
McMinnville, Oregon
United States of America
April 12, 1916
Death Date:
January 1, 1970 (age 53)
Birth Sign :

She was born on April 12, 1916 (died on January 01, 1970, she was 53 years old) in McMinnville, Oregon as Beverly Atlee Bunn. Her nickname was Bunn Beverly Atlee (birth name).


Beverly Cleary is an American author of more than 30 books for young adults and children. One of America's most successful writers of children's literature she has sold 91 million copies of her books worldwide. Some of her best-known characters are Henry Huggins Ribsy Beatrice Quimby her sister Ramona Quimby and Ralph S. Mouse. She won the 1981 National Book Award for Ramona and Her Mother and the 1984 Newbery Medal for Dear Mr.
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Is Beverly Cleary still alive?

No, she died on 01/01/1970, 51 years ago. She was 53 years old when she died.

What was Beverly's zodiac sign?

Beverly Cleary zodiac sign was aries.

When is Beverly Cleary's next birthday?

Beverly Cleary was born on the , which was a Wednesday

Beverly Cleary net worth

She had a net worth of 20 million dollars.


Her first feature film was Ramona and Beezus (2010). She was 94 when she starred in this movie. Since 2010, she has appeared in 2 feature films. The last one is Runaway Ralph (1988). .

Awards (4)

Awarded Children's Literature Legacy Award in 1975 , awarded Library of Congress Living Legend in 2000 , awarded National Medal of Arts , awarded Newbery Medal ,


She graduated from University Of California, Berkeley and University Of Washington

Her real name:
Birth name of Beverly Cleary is Beverly Atlee Bunn

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