Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991) was an American writer, poet, and cartoonist who was most widely known for his children's books, such as The Cat in the HatHow the Grinch Stole ChristmasThe LoraxYertle the TurtleHorton Hears a WhoThe Sneetches and Green Eggs and Ham.

He was suggested for his The Cat in the Hat to be adapted by Disney, but he had no interest in Disney.[1]

He was also mentioned in an episode of The Suite Life on Deck.