Chris Van Allsburg American children's illustrator and writer

Chris Van Allsburg is a 73 years old American children's illustrator and writer from Grand Rapids, Michigan. He was born on June 18, 1949 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Chris Van Allsburg



Chris Van Allsburg is an American illustrator and writer of children's books. He has won two Caldecott Medals for U. S. picture book illustration for Jumanji and The Polar Express both of which he also wrote; both were later adapted as successful motion pictures. He was also a Caldecott runner-up in 1980 for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi. For his contribution as a children's illustrator he was 1986 U. S.
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Is Chris Van Allsburg still alive?

Yes, Chris Van Allsburg is still alive Last check: 1 year ago

Chris Van Allsburg net worth

He has a net worth of 10 million dollars.


Chris Van Allsburg Movies (7)

There are 7 movies of Chris Van Allsburg.

His first feature film was The Little Mermaid (1989). He was 40 when he starred in this movie. Since 1989, he has appeared in 7 feature films. The last one is Jumanji (1995). .

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Chris Van Allsburg movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Awards (2)

Awarded Caldecott Medal in 1986 , awarded Regina Medal in 1993 ,


He graduated from Rhode Island School Of Design, University Of Michigan and East Grand Rapids High School

What is Chris's zodiac sign?

Chris Van Allsburg zodiac sign is gemini.

When is Allsburg's next birthday?

Chris Van Allsburg was born on the , which was a Saturday. He will be turning 74 in only 190 days from today (10 December, 2022).

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